Kerry – Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium

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Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium

Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium is always packed with fun for all the family. Gaze in wonder as you get up close and personal with their magnificent marine life inhabitants. Submerge yourself in the wonderful enchanted underwater world!

Come face-to-face with the fearsome looking Sandtiger Sharks. Meet the Polar Penguins in their state of the art Penguin Exhibition enclosure which mimics their natural habitat with cooled air and ice and get hands-on experience at the Touch Tank where you can stroke the friendly Rays and even hold a Starfish."Aquarium in Dingle"

Come face to face with the fearsome Sandtiger Shark, where only a wall of glass stands between you and these amazing creatures, not forgetting Molly the Turtle who spends her days swimming with the Sharks.

Other exciting displays include an Amazon display which is home to piranhas, catfish and walk through the underwater tunnel and watch in awe as a multitude of fish swim overhead. Nemo & friends is always a favourite with the children.

Reptiles such as Juvenile Saltwater Crocodiles, Iguanas, Snakes and much more.  Get up close and personal with reptiles during their daily reptile handling sessions of snakes, bearded dragons, Iguanas and much more.

New for 2016: Adorable Asian Otters & Reptiles such as Juvenile Saltwater Crocodiles, Iguanas, Snakes, & much more.

Meet Dingle Aquariums energetic and curious Asian Short Clawed Otters, these lively and inquisitive creatures can be seen scampering around their new outdoor exhibit as well as swimming in their new pool at Dingle Aquarium. These Otters are furry, feisty and fun to watch!

Oceanworld is dedicated to maintaining and increasing eco friendly awareness to all their visitors both local, national and international. They are constantly vigilant in protecting both local, national and international marine life and to introducing educational tools to support their cause.

Located in Dingle town in Co Kerry on the Wild Atlantic Way, Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium has the WOW factor! It leaves guests in awe and is yours to be explored and enjoyed all year long.

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Booking Online :– Purchase your Dingle Oceanworld tickets online and get 10% discount

Online tickets must be purchased at least 12 hours prior to visit to aquarium.

Oceanworld Aquarium Exhibition

  • Polar Penguin Exhibition

A state of the art enclosure replicates the Penguins natural habitat with chilled air and ice

  • Cylindrical Tank

Oceanworld Aquarium new Cylindrical Tank containing many colourful tropical fish such as Silver Dollars.

  • Surge Tank

This has many species living in it, such as anemones and shell fish.
The Dump Tank is home to many starfish and common crabs, this tank also has a dump effect with water rolling down like a waterfall.

  • Oceanworld Aquarium Ocean Tunnel"Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium for Family Fun"

At the Ocean Tunnel you will be amazed with the array of fish swimming all around you and overhead. Swimming all around you will be mackerel, cod, flat fish, spider crabs.

  • Amazonian Display

The Amazon Display is made up of 7 displays – containing such tropical freshwater species as deadly piranha, Pacu, Catfish, Poisonous Frogs

  • Tropical Marine Tanks

This tank holds the fish we all know as Finding Nemo ( Clown Fish),puffer fish and much much more.

  • Oceanworld Aquarium Shark Tank

Shark tank is home to 8 Black Tip & White Tip Reef sharks, Molly the Turtle, Large Ray, Trigger fish along with thousands of small tropical fish.

  • Touch Tank

We all love the Touch Tank were you get the chance to hold a starfish and stroke the friendly Rays. Other marine life in this tank are sea urchins, common crabs and even the weird spider crabs.

  • Native Freshwater Tank

The Native Freshwater Tank is home to species of fish found in the lakes and rivers of Ireland. From the ancient Arctic Charr, Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout to Rudd, Carp and Pike.

  • Asian Short Clawed Otters and Reptiles


Oceanworld Aquarium Times

Oceanworld is open every day."Penguin Exhibition enclosure"

July & August: 10am to 7pm
September to June: 10am to 5pm

Oceanworld Aquarium Admission:

  • Adult €14.00
  • Child €9.50 ( 4 to 16 years)
  • Student / Senior €10.00
  • Family (2 Adults & up to 2 kids (under 16 years) €40.00
  • Family (2 Adults & up to 4 kids (under 16 years) €46.50
  • Tickets are valid all day so you can come and go as you please

Booking Online :– Purchase your Dingle Oceanworld tickets online and get 10% discount

Online tickets must be purchased at least 12 hours prior to visit to aquarium.

Tickets are valid all day so you can come and go as you please.

Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium School Tours

Oceanworld Aquarium provide guided tours for groups and schools who visit them. The tours can be in English or Irish. They have a discounted rate for groups.

The class will enjoy a guided tour of this state of the art Aquarium, which includes the one of a kind Penguin Exhibition with 12 Gentoo Penguins, Amazon Jungle Display featuring deadly Piranha, thel Shark Display which is home to Sandtiger Sharks and Molly the Turtle to name but a few."Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium School Tours"

The students will have the chance to hold a Starfish and stroke the Rays at the Touch Tank.

The tour lasts just over 1 hour.

For further details contact us on 066 9152111 or e-mail [email protected]

DPSM – Primary Learning  at Oceanworld Aquarium

They aim to introduce students to biodiversity and the idea that every living species is part of an interconnecting web of life, inspiring and motivating them to get involved to keep it going.

A typical visit lasts two hours, but if you’re pushed for time or would like to stay longer, let us know and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.

They offer a number of packages for the DPSM Activities.

School Tour Bookings:-  can be made by telephone on 066 9152111.  More information can be got form Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium School Tour

For further details on their education packages, contact them on 066 9152111 or e-mail [email protected]

Please mention Family Fun when booking!

Oceanworld Aquarium Directions

When arriving in Dingle Town from the N86 turn left on the first roundabout. Keep going along the waterfront for 500 metres until you see the signs and Oceanworld Aquarium building on the right.

Tourist Information Office on right hand side, the council car park is opposite the aquariium.


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