Lots of interesting species feature in the Lakes Aquarium, a walk-through attraction that includes otters, sharks, rays, diving ducks and marmoset monkeys.
The Lakes Aquarium
Visitors to The Lakes Aquarium can see a broad range of amazing creatures with the aquarium showcasing local wildlife from the Lake District as well as exotic species from across the world.
The aquarium's displays allowing visitors to experience wildlife from both near and far with hi-lights being an underwater tunnel and a virtual dive bell allowing you to come face to face with some amazing underwater creatures.
Contacting The Lakes Aquarium
Getting to The Lakes Aquarium
Situated on the southern short of Windermere, there is a large pay and display car park adjacent to the Aquarium. Alternatively, you can arrive by boat on a Windermere Lake Cruise or even by steam train from the Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway station.
Other Attractions Nearby
Other local attractions include:
Nearby English Lakes Hotels
English Lakes hotels in the nearby area:
The Wild Boar - Bowness-on-Windermere
A Day Out From Waterhead
Below is a short video following the Coates family on a day out in the Lake District to popular attractions. The day out takes in The Lake Aquarium, The Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway. The family use the Windermere Lakes Cruise, boarding their boat at Waterhead. The Waterhead hotel making the perfect location to stay for exploring the Lakes.