The Deep named in Europe’s best aquarium list in TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Attractions Awards

The Deep has been named as the 17th best aquarium in Europe in the Travellers’ Choice TM awards for Zoos and Aquariums, announced by TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site.

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The National Marine Aquarium in Plymouth, Macduff Marine Aquarium and Dingle Oceanworld are the only other aquariums in the UK to be ranked in Europe’s top 25. Europe’s best rated aquarium is named as Oceanaria D’Lisboa.

Travellers’ Choice awards honour top travel spots worldwide based on the millions of valuable reviews and opinions from TripAdvisor travellers. Award winners were determined using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews for zoos and aquariums worldwide, gathered over a 12-month period.

Colin Brown, Chief Executive of The Deep said:

“It is fantastic news to see The Deep listed in the top 25 European aquariums, and to be the top aquarium in England and the second best in the UK is a real achievement.

“This is the second year running we have featured in this list so we are delighted. Customer satisfaction is of paramount importance to us, and to be rated so highly by Trip Advisor users is a credit to the team here and their hard work.”

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