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The Deep

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Tower Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 4DP, England
+44 1482 381000
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The unchanged Deep

I enjoyed yesterday’s visit to the Deep, love the fish and the turtles. However since my last visit... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cameron H
via mobile
Always amazing

Have lived in Hull all my life, and I always look forward to being able to go to the deep again... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Charlotte L
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Located in Hull, The Deep is an award winning aquarium home to 3,500 fish including green sawfish, spectacular sharks, rays and a colony of Gentoo penguins. Journey through the story of the world's oceans travelling through a unique blend of spectacular marine life from warm tropical waters to the cold Antarctic seas. Enjoy the fun and educational interactive and audio-visual presentations on your voyage of discovery. Highlights include daily dive shows and animal presentations where you can see our divers hand feed the animals. Join in with our fantastic touch pool sessions at Discovery Corner at the Lagoon of Light and learn about some of the smaller native species to the UK shores. Visit The Deep's newest residents, a colony of Gentoo penguins in chilly The Kingdom of Ice and learn more about the threats to their habitat, issues surrounding climate change and ocean acidification as well as animal biology and food chains. Finally walk through the amazing glass tunnel and take in the stunning marine life swimming all around you, before taking a ride in the glass lift through the 10m Endless Oceans exhibit. Tickets cost: Adults £12.00 Children £10.00 Under 3s free Senior/student £11.00 Family of 4 £39.50 Family of 5 £47.50 You can save 10% by booking your tickets online.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Tower Street, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 4DP, England
+44 1482 381000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I enjoyed yesterday’s visit to the Deep, love the fish and the turtles. However since my last visit just over 10 years ago it seems pretty much unchanged. I feel as though it is less of an aquarium and more children’s activity area. I approve...More

Thank Cameron H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Have lived in Hull all my life, and I always look forward to being able to go to the deep again. Always beautiful, informative and interactive, especially since the penguins arrived. A must-see in hull.

Thank Charlotte L
Reviewed 2 days ago

Genuinely - THE DEEP is a surprising jewel and despite living within 80 miles of Hull I'm ashamed to say that I've never visited this remarkable place. Although great for families we went as a couple & completely loved it. About £11 ea to get...More

Thank Jingle05
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The whole family enjoyed the visit, I purchased the year pass and I am glad we did, because the first time it was too packed to enjoy having two schools visit at the time and lots more individual families. After going a second time we...More

Thank mumpig2017
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Always wanted to visit. Paid 12.50 each and you get a free yrs pass so can visit as many times as you like after that free of charge. The deep has full disabled access with a snack bar gift shop and restaurant inside. It's a...More

Thank kh1354
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A good insightful day out with manny good activity’s to keep you entertained as you go around would recommend but could do with some more smaller fish tanks instead on just one massive tank. But a good trip none the less.

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of our young granddaughters was staying with us, so we decided to take her to The Deep. On arrival, I was a bit surprised that we had to pay £10.50 for Charlotte - a saving of only £2 compared to the adult price. Also,...More

1  Thank DanHull
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With having 3 kids under 12 it’s a must visit! Something to keep them busy for the whole day! And the location is fantastic with the river hull meets Humber. There’s so much information that not all can be done in 1 whole day. Would...More

Thank James F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed The Deep, cafe was good and reasonably priced to start off with then we went round the aquarium. Take your time to look at everything and it is definitely worth waiting for the lift that travels all the way to the top of...More

Thank mattsykes1980
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend were on our way to Bruges that evening so we decided to pay a visit at the deep before heading off on the ferry. £12.50 each to get in. This gets you 12 months to come back for free tho which...More

Thank emmamalene
TheDeep-HU14DP, Public Relations Manager at The Deep, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review Emma, we're pleased you enjoyed your visit. Best fishes, The Deep crew.

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26 September 2017|
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Response from TheDeep-HU14DP | Property representative |
The Deep is about a 20-25 minute walk from the train station, so hopefully this gives you a better indication as to whether this would be a suitable distance for your child to walk. There are public transport options... More
6 September 2017|
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Response from AnthonyDay | Reviewed this property |
As many times as you like.
Charles P
29 August 2017|
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Response from TheDeep-HU14DP | Property representative |
Hi, adults cost £12.50, children cost £10.50, seniors and students £11.50, a family of 4 £41.00 and a family of 5 £49.50. You can save 10% by booking online also. Have a great day!