Open Soon : 10:00AM - 05:00 PM

  • Monday : 10:00AM - 05:00 PM
  • Tuesday : 10:00AM - 05:00 PM
  • Wednesday : 10:00AM - 05:00 PM
  • Thursday : 10:00AM - 05:00 PM
  • Friday : 10:00AM - 05:00 PM
  • Saturday : 10:00AM - 05:00 PM
  • Sunday : 10:00AM - 05:00 PM


Visit our recently refurbished café as part of your visit to Hastings Aquarium! Our cafe and toilet facilities are also open to the public.

Enjoy freshly prepared hot and cold food and drinks in a relaxing setting alongside the Aquarium. From delicious hot pizzas and flatbreads to snacks and frozen drinks there is something for everyone to enjoy. Tuck into an ice cream or kick back with a Lavazza coffee.

We offer a dine in or take away option for all our food and drink choices.

Please note that the café may be closed on certain days during the winter season.

Gift Shop

No visit to Hastings Aquarium would be complete without a trip to our ocean inspired gift shop!

Enjoy a colourful array of marine-themed gifts, toys, postcards and cuddly toys with plenty to choose from as a souvenir of your visit.

Our gift shop is open to the public with no need for paid admission to the aquarium so if you’re looking for a perfect present, pay us a visit!

Please note that we do not currently have an online shop.

Birthday Parties!

Enjoy a FIN-TASTIC birthday party for your little one with us!

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