• Cold Water Wonders: Opening Spring 2018

    Marvel at the wonders of our native seas

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  • Cold Water Wonders: Opening Spring 2018

    Discover amazing creatures from our native waters

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  • Cold Water Wonders: Opening Spring 2018

    Learn about native species from colder waters

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Not content with the huge refurbishment project completed in 2017, our team have start making even more improvements and crafting new displays already.

We currently have a couple of areas where we are adding NEW displays so visitors should expect some disruption.

We have some incredible plans for 2018, and cannot wait to complete our Winter programme of works in time for Easter.

Watch this space!

Nestled on St Andrews’ dramatic north facing cliffs, with stunning views of the famous west sands and St Andrews Bay, St Andrews Aquarium boasts one of the finest coastal locations in the historic town.

Step through our doors and be transported into an underwater world of adventure and discovery. Come face to face with some of the most beautiful, fascinating and dangerous creatures of the watery worlds. From British sharks to spiders, lobsters to lionfish, poison dart frogs to piranhas, loveable seals…… and not to forget our fabulous meerkats.

Get up close and personal with our daily interactive demonstrations which include penguin feeding at 2pm, a reptile and spider handling sessions at 11.20am and 2.20pm and an informative talk and feeding sessions with our family of meerkats at 12.20pm and 3.20pm.


St Andrews Aquarium offers school trips and educational trips to pupils of all ages.  Find out more here


Make the most of your day and visit our cafe.  Open Saturday & Sunday serving delicious home-made cakes and snacks


Keep up to date with all our latest animal news and events here


Our A-Z blog gives you relevant information on all our animals from fish to meerkats and everything in between

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