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Fowey Aquarium

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| Town Quay, Fowey PL23 1AT, England
+44 7815 840467
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Family outing on a very wet and miserable day

Children absolutely loved this little place. They saw so many local specimens and learnt lots from... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sarah R
via mobile
Day visit

Really great little place. Our young children had a real fun time in the aquarium. Very small but... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
roadriding7
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  • Excellent67%
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  • Average4%
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“the owner” (50 reviews)
“local fish” (21 reviews)
“touch pool” (21 reviews)
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| Town Quay, Fowey PL23 1AT, England
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+44 7815 840467
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Children absolutely loved this little place. They saw so many local specimens and learnt lots from the information sheets around the tanks but also from the owner. He chatted with all visitors and gave lots of extra information and stories. Small but very interesting and...More

Thank Sarah R
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Really great little place. Our young children had a real fun time in the aquarium. Very small but lots to see

Thank roadriding7
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We loved the acquarium. It sits on the ground floor of the old town hall and is cosy and welcoming. All the sea creatures have been caught by local fisherman who give their by catch to the aquarium, at the end of the season the...More

Thank Michelle S
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Wasn't too bad. Worth going to for a look around however I have been to bigger aquariums with more variety. The lady was very friendly and was very helpful with any questions

Thank Wade S
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely humble aquarium with the most enthusiastic and informative member of staff. She made the aquarium come to life for our family. Great fun and a must visit!

Thank seanius
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Nice little aqarium that everyone can see the fish and other sealife very easily. Good time had by all, young and old

Thank hovenden
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Really interesting although I was slightly concerned that some of the larger fish were in very small tanks for their size, I am sure this is monitored though. Great to see that there are still so many types of local fish in our seas.

Thank Wrongsideofforty
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely aquarium which kept our 5 year old son entertained whilst waiting for the ferry. The staff / owners where really knowledgable and really made an effort. The fact that he could touch some of the exhibits really made it. We've now spent the afternoon...More

Thank Phil D
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic little place and rich in history and facts will be bringing my young nephew and niece they'll love this place. The giant lobster facts found outside the place blew my mind! GIANT!

Thank Phill_The_Bear
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Called in here whilst in fowey., well displayed fish which are all native and local to the South west. Friendly knowledgeable owner who is a fount of information.

Thank Chris B
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pampowell54
5 June 2017|
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Response from James C | Property representative |
Not sure as yet - you can always call me on 07815 840467. Cheers James
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Adrian T
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Response from Crystal H | Reviewed this property |
It is all on one level but might be tight inside for items such as wheelchairs
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