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  • Monday: 10am – 5pm
  • Tuesday: 10am – 5pm
  • Wednesday: 10am – 5pm
  • Thursday: 10am – 5pm
  • Friday: 10am – 5pm
  • Saturday: 10am – 5pm
  • Sunday: 10am – 5pm

The scuba divers of Blue Planet

Scuba divers of Blue Planet Aquarium If you’re like me, you may be curious about what Scuba Divers in a place like Blue Planet Aquarium actually get up to. Being in the fortunate position of already working in the aquarium, I asked if I could help the dive team for a day. In this post, … Continued

Blue Planet Aquarium is still blowing bubbles after 20 years!

Blue Planet Aquarium has officially been hosting shark dive experiences for 20 years! With the first dive experience in August 2000, this month marks the 20 year anniversary of our extremely popular, PADI recognised shark dive experiences. The dive team have proudly received a 20year trophy of recognition from PADI for hosting the experiences.

First Dates: Seeking Daring, Shark-Diving Daters

Nothing says ‘romance’ like some fun beneath the waves, right? Grab your love goggles, because Blue Planet Aquarium is sending Cupid and his bow underwater to give the singletons of the North-West a little helping hand in the dating department. Are you single? Are you 18 or over? Are you able to travel to Blue … Continued

Blue Planet Aquarium Diver required

  Blue Planet Aquarium seeks a Part Time Diver   A fantastic opportunity has arisen at our flagship visitor attraction located in North West England at Cheshire Oaks for a Part Time Dive to join its team.   About the role This is a unique opportunity to work with a vast array of exotic animals … Continued


Here at Blue Planet Aquarium we’re offering the ultimate Christmas gift experience for thrill seekers in the shape of their jawesome shark scuba dives.   Blue Planet is the only aquarium in England to offer genuine shark scuba diving experiences – enabling absolute beginners to dive with three-metre-long sharks, stingrays and hundreds of amazing tropical … Continued

Book your ultimate Christmas gift now!

That ultimate Christmas gift just became possible. We’re taking bookings now for Shark Encounter and Junior Shark Encounter Dives on specific Christmas holiday dates. December 27th, 28th 29th and 30th are all ultimate dive days here at Blue Planet Aquarium, to dive with Europe’s largest collection of sharks! At just £175 for adults and £95 … Continued

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