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The Lake District Coast Aquarium is a great all weather attraction for all age groups, with stunning live displays and other attractions for all the family. It has just the right balance of fun with learning!


Latest News

Check out this great video about the Aquarium, thank you Natalie Ozanne

During the Easter holidays there will be daily rock pool talks at 1pm and daily shark talks at 3pm, we also have a short documentary about great whites in British waters!

Ann Lingard a local novelist and scientist will be running a series of guided walks along the Solway coast,
check out her website for details

We have just received 100 baby moon jellies from the Deep (Hull aquarium)and these are on display and feeding well on baby brine shrimp. When the jellies are this young they are called ephyrea, adult jellies are called medusa.

Come along to see the baby Octopus

We now have 7 newly hatched baby Skate

Our new Aquarium extension is under construction, this will house a lobster hatchery, aquaculture for plankton and brine shrimp, a dedicated seahorse tank, a large jellyfish kreisel tank and an aquaponics set up (using fish waste to fertilise plants)