‘Spooktastic’ at The Deep

Wolf Eef

Enjoy a whole host of ‘spooktastic’ goings on this October half term (27th October to 4th November) at Hull’s award winning submarium. Throughout the ‘Hulloween’ week, we will be running a packed series of events, with something designed for all ages. Take part in our skull trail and look out for some of our scariestRead More

Myths and Legends of the Ocean

The Deep, Hull, UK

Uncover the myths and legends of the oceans this half term at Hull’s award-winning submarium, The Deep (Saturday 15th February – Sunday 2nd March) Escape the cold, wet weather this half term and enjoy a whole host of fun family activities including our interactive daily presentations at the Endless Grotto (11.30am, 1pm and 3pm) whereRead More

Myths and Legends of the Ocean

Uncover the myths and legends of the oceans this half term at Hull’s award-winning submarium, The Deep (Saturday 15th February – Sunday 2nd March) Escape the cold, wet weather this half term and enjoy a whole host of fun family activities including our interactive daily presentations at the Endless Grotto (11.30am, 1pm and 3pm) whereRead More

UltraMarine Video :: Diving With the Sharks

We’ve just posted footage from Richard’s recent trip to the Blue Planet Aquarium to our UltraMarine YouTube channel. Richard was pretty happy to dive in the fabulous Blue Planet four million litre shark tank. And see the Blue Planet website at: www.blueplanetaquarium.com/ Don’t forget to watch in HD if you can! Share:

City of (Aqua)culture!

It’s been a great two weeks for Hull, having been awarded The City of Culture for 2017 and now Hull’s biggest tourist attraction, The Deep, has been named as the world’s second best aquarium by a Canadian web site www.therichest.com. Share:

Zebra Shark Embryo Footage Released

The Deep is excited to announce video evidence of a baby zebra shark growing inside a recently laid egg, from its female zebra shark. Following recent mating behaviour, The Deep’s curator, Katy Duke, was delighted to find a zebra shark egg in The Deep’s Endless Oceans display. It had a yolk inside, leading to veryRead More

Porky the Porcupine Fish Gets New Home at Aquarium

A giant porcupine fish is settling in to a new home at Blue Planet Aquarium, Cheshire Oaks after being donated by a member of the public. The fish, named Porky, is one of three large marine species which were given to the aquarium by an amateur fishkeeper. Share:

Half-term Fun at the National Marine Aquarium

Half Term Fun

  Visitors to the National Marine Aquarium in Plymouth this half term will be able to learn more about the journey from the depths of the ocean to the dinner table, with a week of activities dedicated to sustainable seafood. Those coming to explore can join in with a host of free activities, as wellRead More