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Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium

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Touchy feelie fisny encounter

Day out to LYME and we wandered along the strand and out to the mini aquarium. One of the owners... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
garysU5371ZU
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Very interesting visit to Lyme Regis Aquarium

We visited the Aquarium today and really enjoyed it. Although it's a small aquarium there's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tandm2015
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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“mullet”(465 reviews)
“lobster”(119 reviews)
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Presents local fish and marine life of the Jurassic Coast in an historic building on the Cobb. During a visit you can interact with the sea creatures. Enjoy the truly unique experience of hand feeding the mullet, holding a starfish and getting up...more
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The Cobb, Lyme Regis DT7 3JJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Day out to LYME and we wandered along the strand and out to the mini aquarium. One of the owners spent some time with us and chatted about the exhibits and we got up close and personal feeding the fish. Good learning experience with for...More

Thank garysU5371ZU
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Aquarium today and really enjoyed it. Although it's a small aquarium there's something really special about it we found it informative and interesting. The highlight for my 12 year old son was feeding the mullet which was really special. We got to...More

Thank tandm2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not sure it was value for money as not much to actually see. The staff were friendly and for 3 quid per person you can feed the mullet which the kids and adults enjoyed. we also got to hold a starfish, which was a great...More

Thank jafnaf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very well kept but tiny! We paid £24 for a family of 4 (including the mullet feeding) but we could have been in and out within 5 minutes! I know tourist attractions can be expensive but I’ve seen more fish at my local garden centre!...More

Thank nicrees10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great way to spend your time, whatever the weather. Staff were extremely lovely and friendly. A large selection of marine life, with a unique twist. Very impressed

Thank 99Matilda88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small aquarium with a reasonable selection of sea creatures but not value for money and had to pay an extra £3 per person to hand feed the Mullet which was excessive to say the least!!!

Thank philip422
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The whole experience from start to finish was awesome. Max was incredibly helpful and friendly. Talking us through how to pay without cash on the website. Highly recommended for making grumpy teenagers laugh by hands on feeding fish. Will be telling everyone.

1  Thank clairehV6166SB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is a great range of well looked after native fish and crustaceans. The owner was very knowledgeable and enthuastic. I held a starfish and fed the mullets for £3. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Benjamin T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Lyme Regis Aquarium today as a large group. A real variety of ages from 1 year through to 62 years and we all thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The mullet feeding was awesome as was meeting a lobster, holding a starfish and generally...More

1  Thank Vikki C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A it's a true gem of lyme regis. The staff were SO friendly and informative. The sealife was so cool! We got to feed the mullets, weirdest experience ever! Couldn't recommend this place enough, good for everyone no matter what age.

Thank Mike W
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