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Blue Reef Aquarium, Newquay

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#7 of 7 in Zoos & Aquariums in Cornwall
Tunnels cut through a shark and tropical fish tank at Blue Reef Aquarium.Swim alongside predators or visit the Tropical Shark Lagoon, a mangrove habitat with a variety of ray and shark species offering close-up views from above and below the tank. Check out the 1.2 m (4 ft) polychaete worm that ravaged the coral reef aquariums until it was trapped and given its own tank. By using our Newquay trip planner, you can arrange your visit to Blue Reef Aquarium and other attractions in Newquay.
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  • I recently visited blue reef on the 17th Aug 2017. Worst money I have ever spent. We weren't even there 10 mins. The tanks were filthy. Some of the exhibits were empty. Smelt awful in there. It's such...  more »
  • We visited today for our daughters birthday. We had to que outside to get in. Once in it was over crowded and very hot inside. You couldn't see much of the aquariums due to the amount of people in the...  more »
  • We enjoyed our visit here with some lovely fish to see. The tunnel with the sharks being our favourite. I found the entrance price reasonable but I did find it much smaller than expected. It didn't ta...  more »

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