Culture, arts & entertainment: things to do in Newquay


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Estimated cost £10.95 (adult) Estimated duration 1-3 hours Distance away Less than a mile away
The Blue Reef Aquarium (on Towan Promenade in Newquay) is home to a giant octopus... find out more about these fascinating creatures at 1.30 or 4.30pm today from the aquarium staff, after which you can meet other creatures of the sea and shore including sharks and reptiles.
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