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Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium

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The Cobb, Lyme Regis DT7 3JJ, England
+44 1297 444230
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Little one enjoyed it!

Nice little place, when I say little it’s small probably no bigger then my flat. They are a few... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lia G
via mobile
What a little hidden gem

We have known about the aquarium for a while but never ventured in until yesterday when my father... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kochi (Cochin), India
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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 close with lobsters and crabs.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“star fish” (143 reviews)
“mullet” (465 reviews)
“lobster” (115 reviews)
The Cobb, Lyme Regis DT7 3JJ, England
+44 1297 444230
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice little place, when I say little it’s small probably no bigger then my flat. They are a few tanks with fish in then a big tank at the back with mullet in which you can feed, my 5 year old daughter really enjoyed that...More

Thank Lia G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have known about the aquarium for a while but never ventured in until yesterday when my father suggested we take a look. We were welcomed by a lovely girl (studying marine biology) who let us hold a star fish. I’d never held a star...More

Thank Pgptravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Today we visited Lyme Regis, my husband had been many years ago and remembered the Marine Aquarium and wanted to show my son and I. We all loved the Marine Aquarium really interesting and informative. My son was amazed that all the fish came from...More

Thank marciegatsky
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely little aquarium with some brilliant dazzling fish! Was impressed by the strange and wonderful sea creatures. Was great to see the fish that could be hand fed! Also great little history part explaining about the history, detestation and rebuild of Lyme Regis! Would recommend...More

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I went to Lyme Regis as a birthday treat for my grandson who is three we had a walk across what they call the Cobb and found a rather interesting Aquarium so we went in Sebi loves looking at fish to our amazement they had...More

Thank damian10094
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Went in there for something to do with the kids and family got mugged for £40.00 just to see mullet ,crabs and lobsters Struggled to spend 15mins in there but thought we had to to try and get monies worth Definitely not worth a visit...More

Thank ajcholls
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Literally the worst aquarium I’ve ever been to. £15 for 2 adults and a child. We spent only 5 mins in the place as there is not many fish/sea life. My son got to feed some fish at the end but no hand washing facilities...More

Thank Sarah E
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We visited on a wet and windy day and had an interesting 30 minutes or so ogling fish. We watched mullets being hand fed, and some of the fish seemed quite keen to interact. Nice chaps running the aquarium. But a tad pricey at £6...More

Thank Hilary W
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent really friendly staff kids loved it they were able to feed fish really enjoyed it and they explained all the different fish excellent worth a visit

Thank Fay B
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Just visited the aquarium in Lyme Regis, very interactive very helpful, and let us feed the fish and have photos taken with the crabs! Its a must if your down here.

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Naomi C
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Response from fleurgw | Reviewed this property |
Yes, dogs are fine as long as they're on leads