Animals, Indoor Activities, Science and Technology
Ages 5 - 12, All ages, Schools and Groups, Teenagers, Under 5s
(based on family of 4)
The Deep is delighted to be welcoming all visitors back to Hull’s amazing aquarium to enjoy a ’fin-tastic day’! With over 5000 animals, including spectacular sharks and rays, the UK’s only Green sawfish, hundreds of tropical fish, Loggerhead sea turtles and a colony of Gentoo penguins, there’s something for everyone.
The Deep crew have been working hard behind the scenes to ensure government guidelines are adhered to, offering a safe and clean environment for visitors to enjoy. Noticeable changes will include new opening times of 9am- 6pm (last entry 5pm) on weekends and school holidays (Monday-Friday during term time, 10am – 6pm ), directional signage, hand sanitising stations and timed ticket slots which will require pre-booking on-line.
Please note, to avoid crowds gathering, the dive show, touchpool sessions and scheduled feed presentations will be suspended for the time being. Find out more about the safety measures, what a visit to The Deep will look like, how to book your time-slot and tickets at www.thedeep.co.uk
Journey through the dramatic story of the world’s oceans – from tropical lagoons to the chillier northern climes. Enjoy a unique blend of aquaria mixed with interactive stations and information about the work that is carried out by The Deep as an education and conservation charity.
Catch some of the amazing daily highlights around the attraction
Finish your visit by taking a walk through the underwater viewing tunnel, before riding in the famous glass lift through the 10 metre Endless Ocean exhibit.
Make sure to stop and admire the fabulous open-topped Lagoon of Light exhibit; showcasing life on the reef it features large mangrove trees, amazing corals, small sharks, stingrays and hundreds of tropical fish! You can also gain a fish eye’s view in the bubble heads. Don’t forget to meet Sensa and Mabouche, the Loggerhead sea turtles in Endless Oceans.
You will find a great refreshment cafe where you can get a tasty choice of hot and cold meals and snacks to enjoy while you look out across the Humber Estuary. If you prefer to take your own picnic, there is a space allocated within The Deep where you can enjoy your own packed lunch.
Pay once and get FREE return visits for 12 months, plus save 10% when you buy your tickets online! The Deep is easy to find, the iconic building is located just beside Hull’s Marina. Car parking is plentiful in front of The Deep building.
Lockdown is easing further and it is great news that both indoor and outdoor attractions are open to visit once again. We hope you and your children enjoy a wonderful day out after so long. Please check COVID-secure measures set out by the venue before you travel and note any changes to opening times.
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