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Blue Reef Aquarium Opening Monday 17th May!

May 13, 2021

Following 5 months of closure, on the 17th May Blue Reef Aquarium will open its doors to welcome visitors once again to see the hundreds of aquatic creatures that call Blue Reef Aquarium their home! The attraction have made a number of changes during its closure. One of the main changes is Stage one of […]

Beach Club and Splash Play Re-opening!

April 2, 2021

We are pleased to announce we’ll be opening our Beach Club and Splash Play from 12th April for £5. Under 3 FREE! In line with government guidelines, the aquarium itself will remain closed. Driftwood Kitchen Café The café will be open 10:30am – 4:00pm (weather dependant). The café will provide take out food and drink […]

12 Trees of Fishmas

December 3, 2020

12 Trees of Christmas!Christmas Fun this December Half TermSaturday 19th December – Sunday 3rd January Take the ultimate undersea safari at Blue Reef Aquarium. Enjoy incredibly close encounters with native sharks, Otters and hundreds of amazing aquatic creatures. At the aquarium’s heart is a giant ocean display where you can walk through an underwater tunnel […]

Second Temporary Closure for Blue Reef Aquarium

November 3, 2020

Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth will sadly close its doors once again in response to the country’s second lockdown. The site will close to the public from Thursday 5th November in line with the National lockdown, in a bid to reduce the number of Covid-19 cases across the country, and to ease pressures on the NHS.

Gills and Ghouls Week

October 15, 2020

An Introduction to Ocean Conservation in 20 Key Facts

The importance of ocean conservation

September 10, 2020

we’ve created an informative intro to ocean conservation, detailing the key facts and most crucial information to help get you up to speed with this most important topic.

Leave your lunchbox at home!

July 28, 2020

Leave your lunchbox at home! Eat Out to Help Out this August at the Blue Reef Aquarium Driftwood Kitchen Café!   The Driftwood Kitchen Café at Blue Reef Aquarium is proud to be a registered outlet on the Eat Out to Help Out governmental scheme. Café visitors on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays during August 2020 can […]

Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth is o’fish’ally Open!

July 8, 2020

Following 103 days of closure, on Saturday Blue Reef Aquarium opened its doors to welcome visitors once again and is pleased to report its re-opening went swimmingly! Staff at Blue Reef Aquarium ready to safely welcome visitors! After opening quietly the Southsea Beach attraction is ready to shout from the tank tops to welcome visitors […]

Coronavirus (COVID 19) Information for visiting guests.

March 14, 2020

Blue Reef Aquarium Portsmouth would like to reassure visitors that we are doing everything we can to ensure the safety of all of our visitors in response to ongoing Coronavirus (COVID 19) situation. Click here to read a full statement from Company Director We want visitors to feel as safe and comfortable as possible when […]

Things to Do in Portsmouth: 10 Family Activities for This Summer

August 22, 2019

Portsmouth may be one of the smallest cities in England, but it’s got one of the richest and most fascinating histories. These are the sorts of places that make for an exciting and educational day out for all the family – with sights and attractions for all tastes. With that in mind, here’s our list […]