THE AQUARIUM IS CLOSED TODAY MONDAY 4TH DECEMBER DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS. Please check back here or on our Facebook page for updates. We're sorry for any inconvenience.
There is no need to pre-book your visit, please just come along.
Winter (1st November to 31st March 2024)
Saturday - Wednesday: 11am - 4pm*
Closed: Thursday and Friday
Summer(from 1st April 2024)
Monday - Friday: 10am - 5pm*
Saturday and Sunday: 11am - 5pm*
*Last entry is 45 minutes prior to closing timeMore Details ›
Child aged 3-4: £3.45
(under 3s are free, max 2 per adult)
Child aged 5-15: £5.20
Family Ticket: £24.90 (2 adults, 2 children)
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11 High Shore, Macduff AB44 1SL
The aquarium is situated on the High Shore of Macduff, just east of the Harbour. There is a free car park with space for coaches and an electric charge point.
Sat Nav: AB44 1SL; Latitude: 57.67; Longitude: -2.4More Details ›
At Macduff Marine Aquarium you will meet all kinds of sea creatures that live in the Moray Firth, Scotland's largest bay. Our exhibits lead you from the coastal waters and out to the sea floor and on the way you'll discover the amazing diversity of our native marine life.More Details ›
Join our Marine Masters for a touch pool session or short feed show. Presentations change daily so ask at Reception when you arrive.More Details ›
Ever wondered how the aquarium works? Dive in deeper and take a VIP tour with a Marine Master - get a glimpse behind the scenes, find out about your favourite fishy characters and even get to feed them. Or why not really take the plunge and become an aquarist for a day? Enjoy a personal experience that will introduce you to the work of our exhibit-care team – perfect for a budding marine biologist!
Diving Santa Claus is coming to town! ›
We are pleased to partner with Scottish Wildlife Trust Living Seas to present a special online screening of this film followed by a workshop which will feed your views back to help with the development of Marine Policy. ›