An exciting adventure beneath the waves. Explore the habitat of many sea creatures such as crabs, sharks, rays and starfish.
See the breeding and conservation programme in action at the sea life nursery where you can view baby seahorses and jellyfish. Plenty to see, a must for all the family.
Situated at the end of Rock-A-Nore Road in Hastings historic old town, the Blue Reef Aquarium is great visit whatever the weather.
Our displays will take you on an undersea tour; from the British coastline to faraway tropical reefs and lots more in between.
During your visit you'll come face to face with everything from giant crabs and lobsters to seahorses and tropical sharks and you'll find get a chance to find out more about these creatures amazing lives in over 30 naturally recreated displays.
At the Aquarium's heart is a giant ocean tank where an underwater walkthrough tunnel offers incredibly close encounters with the stunning beauty of an exotic coral reef - home to hundreds of colourful fish.
Our aim is to highlight some of the natural wonders of the underwater world and help explain why it's so vitally important to look after them!
Over 30 naturally themed habitats take you on a fantastic journey from the relaxing east Sussex coast to exotic seas. Come face to face with poison dart frogs,watch graceful rays and meet our friendly pufferfish!