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Address: Forthside Terrace, North Queensferry KY11 1JR, Scotland
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+44 1383 411880
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Deep Sea World is located underneath the iconic Forth Rail Bridge, in the...

Deep Sea World is located underneath the iconic Forth Rail Bridge, in the quaint village of North Queensferry. Deep Sea World is one of the premier attractions in Scotland, offering fun for the whole family, no matter what their age. Come along and see our spectacular underwater tunnel and come face to face with one of Europe's largest collection of Sand Tiger sharks and even dive with them...If you're feeling brave enough!

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Haven't been here for 9 years or so and was surprised to see it really hadn't changed much. Although it provided entertainment for the best part of an afternoon, it did feel... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Emily E
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Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My wife and I hadn't been here for years, so decided to pay a visit. First of all, the entrance fee is nowhere near value for money. £30 for two adults is ridiculous, but we figured that there must have been considerable investment to justify charging that amount of money. When we went in, we decided to have lunch in... More 

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Thank Jim M
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Deep sea world itself is fine. The cafe however was something else. Half an hour to get served in a self service cafeteria is ridiculous. The choice of food is so limited it's unbelievable and no healthy options at all. No wholemeal bread for kids sandwiches and the fruit was ONLY available for the kids boxes. Don't they think adults... More 

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Thank Anne B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

a bit expensive entry their cafe also expensive limit choice off food staff not that pleasent in cafe

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Thank Wilma T
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Deep Sea World is hidden away in a nice little spot down a hill and under a giant bridge, with some amazing views on the way there. Inside there is a variety of sea life displays, various colourful fish and amphibian animals. All the lifeforms have their own information panels as you would expect from this sort of place, as... More 

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Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Haven't been here for 9 years or so and was surprised to see it really hadn't changed much. Although it provided entertainment for the best part of an afternoon, it did feel rather tired and in need of an update. Good selection of talks and feeding displays by knowledgable staff and enjoyed the tunnel and seal feed. The biggest let... More 

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Thank Emily E
Cumbernauld, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took our 19month grandson to Deep Sea World (Sunday 8th Jan) he had a blast looking at the fish, sharks and seals and, given his excitement, we enjoyed our day. We first visited DSW with our now adult children when DSW opened but it is now getting very tired and badly needs an upgrade - the revolving walkway was also... More 

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Thank mfingland
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26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This aquarium is quite small, so you only really need a couple of hours here at most. The main tank is pretty big and impressive. I'm not a huge fan of animals in captivity in general, but the tanks here are all decent sized (especially compared to others in the UK, like the London aquarium). We did the 'access all... More 

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Thank Charlotte M
Limerick, Ireland
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21 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This aquarium was small but it had some amazing highlights. The tanks were very clean so it was easy to see all the different types of fish that were there and there were information sheets on the sides to tell you what was in the tanks. There was a shark tunnel here which was pretty big considering the size of... More 

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Thank clodagh g
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Despite going to many large aquariums in other countries, I still enjoy Deep Sea World. It's small, but there are many things to look at, lots of demonstrations, and the fish are well looked after. Easy to get to by car and train. The train is a bit of a walk down (then up after visiting) a hill, but is... More 

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Thank jocybum
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took in this Centre whilst viewing the Forth Rail Bridge. Kids would love it and the best feature has to be the extensive walkway where the fish are above and around you in a Perspex corridor. Some very large fish, including several sharks.

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