A Night for the BIG KIDS: Jaws
For one night only we are bringing the BIG kids after-hours entertainment at the Aquarium. With tasty treats and boozy tipples, touch pools (without the kids) and the classic film JAWS, it is set to be a fantastic night.
Time: 7.00pm - 10.00pm
When: Friday 6th October 2017
Cost: £12 per person, Please contact us via facebook, before 8pm on the 5th to book.
*Spaces are very limited so booking is essential.
Lets Make It Move - The Big Draw
Join us for a week of fun sessions exploring animation as part of the 2017 big draw festival - Living Lines.
Time: 2pm & 3pm (all sessions last approximately 1 hour)
Tuesday 10th - Fantastic Flip Books, design and create your own moving characters. £3.00pp
Thursday 12th - Pirates and Princesses Paper Puppets workshop, invent and engineer moving magical creatures. £3.00pp
Friday 13th - Behind the Shadows kids only workshop, please see Ocean Exlorer afternnon below.
Saturday 14th - Motion Spinners, make your oen super speedy spinner and merge your images into one. £1.50pp
Daily: The mini draw challenge. Drop in any time from 9th - 15th Oct and draw a mini picture at our drawing station. Free.
*Normal entry applies. Multi entry passes to the aquarium available.
Ocean Explorer Afternoon
Children will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in our aquarium world for the afternoon. These marine themed education discovery days are packed full of fun activities and hands on learning for children age 7+.
Behind the Shadows
As part of our big draw celebrations join us for a kids only shadow puppet workshop. Create and design your own moving puppets
before telling the story of our favourite ocean tale at the shadow puppet theatre.
When: Friday 13th October
Time: 1.30pm - 4.00pm
Cost: £15.00 click here to book
Permission forms will be sent out upon booking, please complete and send back to us or bring it on the day. Our qualified aquarium team have many years experience working with children in environmental education and are first aid trained. Please contact us if you have any further questions in the mean time.
The Big Aquarium Sleepover
For one night only explore the aquarium after dark and join us for the Big Aquarium Sleepover. Bring your friends and join in with behind the scenes activities, watch a 3D film, munch on midnight snacks and more.
Time: 7pm - 8am
When: Friday 20th October
Cost: £40 per child - to Book click here
Booking and payment by the 18th Oct is essential. Spaces are limited and this event maybe cancelled if we do not reach minimum numbers. In this case a full refund will be given. Further details on what to bring and permission slips will be sent out upon booking.
All staff have advanced PVG disclosures. If you would like to discuss this further with a member of staff please call 01688 302876
The Curse of the Draug
As dusk falls over Tobermory the awakening begins. Lost fishermen crawl from the depths to claim innocent souls, but can you break the curse and escape in time....
When: Saturday 28th October
Cost: £5 per person, click here to book
Age: 7+ (advisable age)
End of Season Release Party
As the season draws to an end, it’s time for the last of our sea creatures to be released back into the wild. Be sure to BYOB (bring your own bucket) so you can pick your favourite sea creature and release it yourself! Followed by refreshments.
When: Sunday 29th October
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Halloween Fun and Games
Join in the Halloween fun with monster hoopla to pin the tentacle on the octopus. There will be plenty of games to keep the little ones entertained and of course plenty of prizes to be won.
Time: 10.30am - 12noon (Drop in anytime)
When: 28th October
Cost: 5 tickets for £2 (one ticket per game)
Normal aquarium entry applies