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Baby Monkeys at Blue Reef Tynemouth

We have welcomed two new faces. The baby Marmosets were born at the aquarium and can now be seen in the monkey enclosure. The babies were born earlier this month and have settled into their new environment. These cute new twins are smaller then your hand and are slowly developing their own personalities. Unlike other monkeys, […]

New Educational Workshops for School Trips

Eco Tour can be tailored to groups needs Discusses the ecological impacts both humans and animals have on their surrounding environment. The group will be taken on a guided tour around the aquarium by one of our marine experts with time for discussions at various points. Key topics covered are; invasive species, the affects of […]

New Educational Workshops for School Trips

What is Evolution? (Key stages 3 and 4) Discusses the theory of life’s evolution from water onto land. Learn about how similar creatures have adapted to very different environments, what can and cannot be inherited from one generation to the next and take a close look at the evidence for evolution; fossils! We also raise […]

New Educational Workshops for School Trips

Sharks! (Key stage 2) Discusses anatomy and physiology; with a focus on the difference between these organisms skeletons and other vertebrates. This workshop also includes a close look at a shark’s dentition, the different types of teeth and their primary uses. Props are also used for a really close up look at sharks jaws, teeth, […]

New Educational Workshops for School Trips

Which Family? (Animal Classification and Identification): (Upper key stage 2 and 3) Animals can be grouped into different families, like the fish or mammal family. But in each family there is a huge variety of animals that come in all shapes and sizes. Discuss the groups that are present at the aquarium, the differences between […]

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