International Schools - 30% OFF until 19 July 2024!

The Oceanarium brings your group face to face with a vast array of creatures from the furthest reaches of the globe. An all weather experience, suitable for all ages and abilities, the Oceanarium is ideally situated on Bournemouth’s beautiful seafront.


For visits booked between Wednesday 12 June - Friday 19 July 2024, we are offering a FINtastic 30% off for international and Language schools!

All international school groups of 10 or more paying people are eligible to receive special discounted rates when tickets are booked at least 48 hours in advance.


International Student (3-15 years)

internation Student 16yrs +


Free leader ratio
Prices (off peak / peak)
£9.99 / £10.99 - NOW ONLY £7.49
£12.99 / £13.99 - NOW ONLY £9.99

Peak months are May - August and off-peak are September to April.

  • Must book at least 48 hours in advance to receive these discounted rates.  Please note the bookings co-ordinator works office hours.
  • 30% off discount only available when schools visit from 12 June - 19 July. 
  • To make your visit more manageable, we suggest keeping groups to a maximum of 20 , with staggered entry into the Oceanarium of at least 20 minutes and keeping to your allotted arrival times.  
  • To ease overcrowding in our admissions area, please wait outside for all your group to arrive and enter through admissions together  at the allocated times.
  • Groups must be supervised at all times by the accompanying adults/group leader.  Any person found to be constantly disruptive or inconsiderate to other visitors will be asked to leave.
  • Visits on weekends and school holidays are only available for a maximum of 20 people from 3 pm onwards. Requests for larger groups or arrival before 3pm are not available.
  • International schools must pay on arrival or pre-pay by card over the phone upon booking.