Embark on an underwater adventure at the Lakes Aquarium. It is a must-visit attraction for all ages and a good choice for those rainy days. This Lake District Aquarium is conveniently located near the breathtaking Windermere Lake at Lakeside Pier in Newby Bridge. Dive into a world of aquatic wonders, meet fascinating creatures, and create unforgettable memories.
Embark on a Global Aquatic Adventure
Nestled in the heart of the picturesque English Lake District, the Lakes Aquarium offers a mesmerising journey beneath the world’s waters. From the serene Lake Windermere to the vibrant ecosystems of the Amazon. The Aquarium brings you closer than ever to aquatic wonders.
Highlights of Your Journey:
- English Lake District: Immerse yourself in the aquatic biodiversity of the Lake District. Home to captivating creatures like Perch, three-spined stickleback, white-clawed crayfish, and the enchanting koi carp.
- Asia’s Enchanting Waters: Traverse the diverse aquatic landscapes of Asia. Be charmed by the playful Asian Short Clawed Otters, the true stars of our Asian Exhibit.
- Americas: A Dive into Diversity: Explore the aquatic treasures from North, South, and Central America. From the enigmatic Angelfish and the elusive blind cavefish to the fierce red-bellied piranha and the mysterious axolotl. There’s an adventure at every corner.
- Rainforest Wonders: The lush rainforests house a trove of biodiversity. Marvel at creatures like the vibrant blue poison dart frog, the mesmerising golden gecko, and the industrious leafcutter ants, the heartbeats of the rainforest.
- African Aquatic Adventures: Dive deep into Africa’s waters, home to the majestic Nile and its unique inhabitants, such as the Elephantnose fish and diverse tortoise species.
- Journey Below Lake Windermere: Experience the thrill of an underwater tunnel, bringing you up-close with Lake Windermere’s aquatic residents, including common carp, goldeneye ducks, and the spectacular mandarin ducks. Don’t miss the dynamic feeding sessions!
- Celebrate the Seashore: Revel in the beauty of the seaside, both local and global. From the vibrant coral reef tanks housing exotic species to the mesmerising rays of Morecambe Bay, it’s a journey of wonder.
Dine with a View
Take a gastronomic break at our café, boasting unparalleled views of Windermere. Watch the elegant boats and steamers while enjoying delicious snacks and beverages.
For more information:
Address: Lakes Aquarium, Lakeside, Newby Bridge, Cumbria, England, UK, LA12 8AS.
Contact: 015395 30153