Ilfracombe Aquarium

Local Aquatic Exhibits

* LOCAL AQUATIC EXHIBITS * PIER CAFE WITH HARBOUR VIEW DECK * FUNKY FISH GIFT SHOP *

Established since 2001, this exciting, award winning, all weather, family attraction is the ‘must visit’ attraction whilst in North Devon.

The LOCAL AQUATIC EXHIBITS are a lovingly-cared-for, collection of living exhibits displaying over 75 species. They provide a unique insight and fascinating zoned journey of discovery into the mysterious local aquatic world of North Devon.
The journey begins at the SOURCE of an Exmoor stream, down RIVER to the ESTUARY, local ROCKPOOL, Ilfracombe HARBOUR, COAST and to LUNDY with it’s Marine Conservation Zone. Complimentary viewing stools for little ones and childrens’ quizzes following fun trails are offered on entry. Friendly, caring, knowledgeable staff engage with talks, feeding demonstrations and remain on hand throughout to help.

The aquarium also offers the FUNKY FISH GIFT SHOP where a great range of good value, unusual aquatic themed gifts can be purchased. THE PIER CAFE provides a wide variety of delicious, sensibly priced, quality products available to enjoy in a relaxing and beautiful, sun-trap harbourside environment. Also available during conducive weather is our HARBOUR VIEW DECK offering unrivalled harbour and Verity views. It is the perfect spot for watching harbour life! FREE wifi.

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The Pier
Ilfracombe EX34 9EQ
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