Seal Cove will be closed for draining and cleaning from Monday 16th September to Sunday 22nd September.
In this time we will have no seal shows.
How to Get Here
Whether you’re driving or getting to us by public transport, plan your visit in advance so you can relax and enjoy your day with us!
If you’re reaching us by car, follow the A19, taking the A1058 (Coast Road) signposted to Tynemouth. Then follow signs towards Tynemouth Seafront.
If you’re using your Sat-Nav, here’s our address:
Blue Reef Aquarium
Tyne & Wear
To see our exact location, you can find us on Google Maps.
Please be aware that both the car parks surrounding the aquarium are owned and operated by North Tyneside Council. Please see signage for tariffs and payment options.
If you’re catching the Metro, get off at the Cullercoats stop and it’s just a short 10-minute walk along the seafront to the aquarium.
If you’re catching the bus, get the Go North East service from Gateshead to the coast. It is service number 1 and it stops off just by the aquarium.
Alternatively the Arriva 306 from Newcastle city centre also stops nearby.
Save £2 per person by travelling using public transport.
As a sustainable attraction we like to encourage our visitors to travel by public transport when coming to Blue Reef. Simply show your bus or metro ticket when purchasing your tickets and you can save £2 per person on admission!
Get in Touch
If you need any extra information about Blue Reef Aquarium Tynemouth and how to get here, please call us on 0191 258 1031 or email us on [email protected]. Our team will be happy to help you.