General Enquiries

To speak to a member of the team, please call 01202 311993 or email Please note emails are managed Monday to Friday, if your enquiry is urgent please contact 01202 311993 ext.203.

CHARITY & DONATION REQUESTS   Thank you for your interest in the Oceanarium as a potential supporter, each month we select one charity/cause to donate a family of 4 day ticket to.  Please be aware we receive a significant amount of charity and raffle donation requests, particularly at this time of year and as much as we would like to, we are unable to provide donations for all. If you have not heard back from us within 14 days of receiving your application, then we are afraid it has not been successful. To submit your request please provide us with the name of your charity/business, the cause you are fundraising for, the date of your fundraising and contact details. 

ADVERTISING & MARKETING ENQUIRIES  Thank you for your interest in working with the Oceanarium.Please be aware that we receive a significant amount of advertising and marketing enquiries therefore will only be able to respond to those we have an interest in. For all enquiries please email with your full company details accompanied by your proposal with relevant information including media pack/costs/coverage statistics etc. 

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Aquarist for a day

The health of our aquarium family, which includes our visitors, staff and animals, is our top priority. In light of the most recent advice from Public Health England and the government, we will be temporarily closing the Oceanarium Bournemouth effective immediately, until further notice.

We apologise for any disappointment and inconvenience caused.

Please be assured that our dedicated keeper team will continue to provide the best care for our animals during the closure.

If you’ve booked tickets for any day during this closure, you can exchange them for any other date in 2020 or we can provide a refund. Please send your booking details to

We’ll keep you informed through our website and social media channels. Thank you for your patience and we really look forward to welcoming you back to the Oceanarium when we re-open. Stay safe everyone.