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Why Are Coral Reefs So Important?

Why are coral reefs so important?


In this guide, we’re shining a light on the beauty and significance of coral reefs, exploring what they are and why they’re so important to the biodiversity of our underwater world.

Blue Planet Aquarium is Back Open!


Blue Planet Aquarium is thrilled to announce we will be re-opening our doors from Wednesday 2nd December following our closure in response to the Government’s National lockdown. The Government have lifted the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown restrictions and have therefore granted businesses, such as Blue Planet Aquarium, safe to re-open and welcome the public once again. […]

Christmas Gift Ideas with Blue Planet Aquarium


Blue Planet Aquarium is the North West’s biggest aquarium, teeming with marine-life from across the world. Watch divers in an aqua-theatre display and be swept beneath the ocean in our huge underwater tunnel to marvel at the largest collections of sharks in the UK! With numerous different zones, a play area for children and a […]

All About the Dalmatian Pelican: Weird and Wonderful Facts

All about the Dalmatian Pelican


From its preferred habitat to its crafty method of catching a meal, here, we’re showcasing all that’s great about the wonderful Dalmatian pelican.

How to Build a DIY Aquarium at Home: A Beginner’s Guide

Looking after an aquarium


To help you take the first steps towards building a DIY aquarium at home, we’ve put together this beginner’s guide with everything you need to know.