Bournemouth Oceanarium is conveniently located on the seafront just to the right (west) of the pier. The aquarium comprises 11 naturally themed zones. You can see sharks, crocodile, clownfish, piranhas, a loggerhead turtle as well as cute otters and a colony of Humboldt penguins. There are plenty of interactive displays, daily feeding presentations and talks – check the website for times.
Bournemouth Oceanarium Admission Prices
Student / Senior
Family of 3
Family of 4
Family of 5
Concessions also available for disabled adults/children and carers – see website for details. Prices subject to change. Under 3’s free entry. Information last updated/checked on 29 May 2022.
Bournemouth Oceanarium Opening Times
The Oceanarium generally opens daily at 10am with last admission at 4pm before closing at 5pm however these times can vary throughout the year staying open a bit longer in the summer and closing earlier in the winter. It’s always best to check the website before visiting.