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5 Cool Facts about California Horn Sharks

Sharks are known to be some of the oldest species of animals on the planet, even predating trees on planet Earth! Due to this, sharks are a varied group of animals, each looking vastly different from the next! One such example of this is the California horn shark, that has adapted its horn-like spines over … Continued

All About Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust

Blue Reef Portsmouth is proud to partner with local charities that help to protect and safeguard the natural world on our doorstep. That includes the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust, a charity that has worked tirelessly to protect our neighbouring wild spaces for over 60 years. Here, we’re taking the opportunity to introduce … Continued

Shining a Light on 10 of Portsmouth Aquarium’s Creatures!

At Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth, we’re teeming with fascinating creatures – some you may already recognise, but some you may not know so much about. While some of our more well-known species are great for attracting both kids and adults, it’s important to shine the spotlight of some of our lesser-known creatures that deserve equal … Continued

A Mermaids Trail

Dive into the Enchanting World of Mermaids at Blue Reef Aquarium This Summer! Prepare to be whisked away into a world of awe and wonder as you embark on a truly magical journey through the captivating Blue Reef Aquarium. Follow the Mermaid Trail that will guide you through our underwater realms, and keep your senses … Continued


Are you a fish lover? Do you want to discover the staff’s favorite fish at the Blue Reef Aquarium? Join us for our Love of Fish event and embark on a journey through our Love of Fish trail. Not only will you get to see some of the most fascinating fish species, but you’ll also … Continued

Keep your distance from Thor the Walrus

People have been warned to stay well back after a Walrus was spotted chilling on a UK beach. The huge creature – nicknamed Thor – was discovered in Calshot, Hampshire, during the early hours yesterday (Sunday 11 December), prompting crowds to gather to get a look at the animal. However, the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) … Continued


This December, Santa’s elves are loose in the Aquarium! Find them all and solve their secret message to be entered into a prize draw to win an annual pass to Blue Reef. So come on down to Blue Reef Aquarium this Christmas holiday with all the family for some festive fishy fun!  Also, don’t forget … Continued

Mythical Monsters

Also, don’t forget to catch one or all of the specialist talks and feeds given throughout the day everyday by our aquarist team.

Become an Aqua Spy this Summer!

 Make a splash this summer and join Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth for our Aqua Spies Mission!  You’re mission if you choose to accept it! The evil Dr Eel is on the loose in the aquarium causing havoc. It’s your mission to solve the puzzles and uncover the clues to track him down. Along your way, … Continued

How To: Buy Online With Tesco Clubcard Reward Partners

Exciting news…We are now able to accept Tesco Clubcard Reward Partner vouchers online when purchasing Standard, Junior or Concession Day Passes*!! Below is our step by step guide on how you should go about purchasing tickets online using your Tesco Clubcard Reward Partner vouchers.

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