The Deep

Take a trip to Hull’s award-winning aquarium, where the dramatic story of the world’s oceans is brought to life through magnificent aquatic exhibits. Let us take you on a journey from the birth of the oceans into the future, from tropical lagoons to the icy waters of Antarctica. Come face to face with sharks, rays and penguins amongst the 5,000 residents.

For those of you with little ones to keep occupied - don’t get crabby, come to little nippers at The Deep! Join us on Tuesday mornings 9:30am-11:00am for our fun-filled discovery and play sessions. Check out for full details.

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    Walk through the stunning viewing tunnel as incredible animals glide overhead before riding in the glass lift through the 10m deep Endless Oceans tank.

    Daily highlights include:

    • Dive shows and animal presentations where you can see the divers hand feed the animals
    • Touch pool sessions where you can get up close with species found on the British coastline
    • Scatter feeds
    • Penguin feeds and enrichment activities
    • Informative film
    • Childrens soft play area
    • Observatory café


    You can return to The Deep for FREE for 12 months with The Deep’s Day Plus Pass? Simply complete your details at reception and retain your tickets to make use of this offer.

    Pricing Information

    Adult £14.00
    Child (Aged 3-15) £11.00

    Child (Under 3) Free of Charge
    Senior (60+) £13.00
    Student £13.00
    Essential Carer Free of Charge

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    Car parking on site is at a set price of £3 for 6hrs.

    Opening Times

    10am to 6pm every day (closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day). Last entry at 5pm. 


    Tower Street, Hull, HU1 4DP


    Sat Nav: Please enter the postcode HU9 1TU if your Sat Nav system is a Tom Tom. All other devices will need an alternative postcode of HU1 4DP. Alternatively, please enter Tower Street, Hull. The Deep has its own car park with space for 280 vehicles.

  • Facilities
    • Accessible by Public Transport
    • Facilities for Hearing Impaired
    • Disabled Access
    • Guide Dogs Welcome
    • Disabled Toilets
    • On Site Parking
    Attraction: Facilities
    • Baby Changing Facilities
    • Shop
    • Cafe
    • Toilets
    • Picnic Site
    • Cater for Corporate Events
    • Conference Facilities
    • Pre visit Available
    • Wedding Venue
    • Cater for Educational Groups
    • Events Venue
    • Risk Assessment Available
    • Coach Parties Welcome
    • Groups Welcome
    • Single Sex Groups Welcome
    Other Facilities

    Changing Places Facility - Mobility Aids available - Baby Feeding Station/bottle and food warming facilities

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