Birthday Parties

If you are looking for a great new idea to celebrate your child’s birthday, come and party with the stars! Sea stars that is.

The Aquarium is now hosting kid’s birthday parties and we have everything you need for an underwater adventure.

Aquarium Parties

Party with your pals at the aquarium, whatever the weather!

What’s included?

  • Aquarium entry with 2 adults free of charge.
  • Private touch pool session.
  • Exclusive use of our jellyfish room for the duration of the party, decorated with cheerful decorations.
  • A dedicated member of staff as your party leader
  • Birthday card for the birthday girl or boy
  • Downloadable invitations
  • 10% off shop purchases
  • Cost £6 per child, minimum charge £36
  • Maximum number of children 15

Optional Extras

  • Craft Activities - Badge Making (£1), Keyring Making (£1) Charm Bracelets (£2) Sea Life Money Box Painting (£4)
  • Sea Life Cast Painting (small £1.50, large £3.00)
  • Mug Decorating (£4), Sun Catchers (£2)
  • Feeding Time - £1 per child
  • Crabbing - £1.50 per child
  • Party Bags - £3 each
  • Aquarium Treasure hunt - £1 per child

*All craft activities are subject to availability and priced per item.

Booking and Availability

Parties are available from Easter until the end of October. Standard parties last 1.5 hours, please contact us to discuss availability.

Booking is essential and subject to availability.

You are welcome to bring your own party food,decorations etc.

Rockpooling Parties

Join us at Calgary beach for a rock’n rockpool party.

What’s included?

  • Private rockpool session with expert guide.
  • All equipment needed to go rockpooling.
  • 4 adults free of charge.
  • Hot chocolate or cold drink for each child.
  • Birthday card for the birthday girl or boy
  • Downloadable invitations.

Cost £10 per child, minimum charge £100,

Maximum 15 Children

Optional Extras

  • Party bags - £3 each
  • Rockpool ID guide - £3 each
  • Beach Scavenger Hunt - £1 per child

Booking and Availability

Rockpool Parties are available from March until mid-November. Parties last 2 hours and are subject to staff viability, tide times and weather conditions.

Suitable for 6+, Adult to child ratio needed 1:4

What you need to bring

Please ensure both children and adults are wearing wellies, suitable outdoor clothing including wet weather gear.

Booking is essential and subject to availability


Party Invitations

Download Party Invitations by clicking on the link below

Aquarium Party

Rockpool Party