Group Trips

Group-VisitGuided Tours – A member of our knowledgeable team of aquarists can accompany your group on a fun, fact-packed tour around displays, identifying creatures, their habitats and highlighting unusual features – Please call us on 01637 878134 or HERE for more information and prices

YOUTH TOURS & PLAYSCHEMES
Why not take your youth group on a trip to Blue Reef – you could choose a theme from Pirates to a ‘Finding Nemo’ tour or alternatively – ask about our special events programme ranging from Shark Week at Whitsun to Sea Monsters for October Half Term and join in our special tours and workshops.

LANGUAGE SCHOOL TOURS
over 25,000 language school students visit Blue Reef every year. It’s a great addition to any programme of activities with the added attraction of a guided tour.  The aquarium also provides a fun learning opportunity along with plenty of great visual entertainment. As well as the displays area, Blue Reef has an attractive café serving a variety of hot and cold food along with a well-stocked gift shop with something for all ages.

BROWNIES / CUBS / GUIDES / SCOUTS
Blue Reef welcomes many groups from the scouting and guiding movement.  Tours can be individually tailored to meet specific work on a wide variety of badges and can even be arranged to take place during your normal meeting time.

PARENT & TODDLERS
Why not have your next parent & toddler session at the aquarium, a special rockpool encounter can be arranged guaranteed to interest toddlers and the aquarium is specially designed so even smaller ones in push-chairs still get a great view!

The aquarium is a safe and controlled environment with lots of visual stimulation for youngsters of all ages and our talks programme really help to bring the whole experience alive.

Morning tea packages can be arranged, and the aquarium has a microwave, baby changing, baby food etc. to make the visit easy, as well as fun and relaxing.

CHRISTMAS AT BLUE REEF

MULLED WINE AND MINCE PIES
Enjoy a very warm welcome at Blue Reef Aquarium this winter.  Christmas is a great time to visit the aquarium and escape for a few hours from the winter cold and gloom.

Spectacular tropical displays will transport you to another world and help you forget all about that dreaded Christmas shopping! Enjoy a guided tour of the aquarium followed by a glass of hot mulled wine and a warmed mince pie in the Blue Reef Café.

CHRISTMAS PARTIES AND TOURS FOR CHILDREN
Enjoy a tour around the aquarium followed by a festive snack and gift for all. You could even pick a theme for your Christmas Party; from Pirates to Nemo.

CREAM TEA TOUR
A guided tour followed by a clotted cream tea

WINTER WARMER
A guided tour followed by hot, home-made soup and a freshly baked roll.

EVENING TOURS
We are also available as a venue for evening events. This includes guided tours, and use of our café and shop facilities if required – we can also accommodate groups who would like to use the aquarium as venue for meetings.  Packages are tailored to meet each group’s specific requirements.  Please contact us on 01637 878134 or HERE for more information.

TOURISM / MARKETING / BUSINESS STUDIES WORKSHOP
For students using the aquarium as a basis for GCSE or further education studies.