Opening Times

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

Fishing for the perfect Valentine’s date?

Follow our four step guide for shrimp-ly the perfect evening for you and your loved one or friend, which is guaranteed to make a splash this year! Did you know.. Aquarium’s are the new romance hot-spot this year! According to an article from the Daily Mail, the trends experts at Pinterest have predicted that the … Continued

Birthday Parties at Blue Planet

What to expect from birthday parties at Blue Planet Birthday parties at Blue Planet really make a splash! Have up-close encounters with animals that you wouldn’t regularly meet (unless you’re an annual pass holder!) in a unique setting. We’ll break it down for you step by step! Arrival at the aquarium When you arrive a … Continued

Warm welcome to the Wirral Mini club

Blue Planet Aquarium yesterday welcomed a collection of Mini cars both classic and modern, when the Wirral Mini Club visited the aquarium.A classic mini was featured during our Supersize Shark week back in May to compare the size of our amazing creatures with the famous British car.The Wirral Mini Club enjoyed their visit, and Blue … Continued

FAQ’s for this Sunday’s Magical Mermaid Day

MAGICAL MERMAID DAY FAQ:   What sort of ticket will I need to buy to come to Magical Mermaid Day? You will need to purchase our normal Standard / Junior / Concession / Family / Groovy Grandparents tickets. Why not purchase your tickets online to get 10% off! How many mermaids will there be? We … Continued

20 Years of Blue Planet Aquarium

All aboard for our 20th anniversary! Since our opening in 1998, Blue Planet Aquarium has been inspiring encounters with incredible creatures and we’ve been the backdrop to countless cherished memories. 20 years on, as you’ll see, that role now spans generations and generations of guests. Happy Birthday to Us! We reached out to our lovely … Continued


AQUARIUM CELEBRATES WORLD OCTOPUS DAY   Blue Planet Aquarium, Cheshire Oaks is to celebrate World Octopus Day on Saturday, October 8th.   This year’s event will be the 10th annual international celebration of the amazing octopus as well as other members of the cephalopod family.   The aquarium is running a programme of octopus-themed talks, … Continued

Stock-take at Blue Planet Aquarium

  A stock-take with a difference has been taking place at Blue Planet Aquarium, Cheshire Oaks over the past week.   Each year aquarists at the award-winning aquarium have to conduct a census of their entire collection; all creatures great and small.   This year’s count has revealed they are currently looking after in excess … Continued


This Easter holiday Blue Planet Aquarium in Cheshire Oaks is inviting visitors to sink their teeth in to a brand new prehistoric-themed event with plenty of added bite.   Running until April 17th, ‘Jurassic Shark’ features a series of fun trails, events, activities and demonstrations celebrating millions of years of jaw-some evolution.   As part of … Continued

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