How your money help us

it costs

£5,500

a day to look after our animals

98%

of our income comes from our visitors it is critical to us to keep The Deep running

There are over

70

individual habitats to manage at The Deep

Here are just a few ways you can support us and the work we do.

The Deep relies on admission income and donations to pay for the running costs of the exhibition, its animals, conservation projects, education and community outreach.

Friends of The Deep

Join our shoal and become a Friend of The Deep! For a donation of £15, £25, £50 or £100, we will create a personalised fish plaque which will be displayed on our supporters wall in the reception area for a minimum of 12 months.

It could be a gift for a friend, in memory of a loved one, a family name, or just to show your support! You will also receive a digital certificate for the named recipient. 

Fundraising

We are extremely grateful for the support shown to us by our loyal visitors and supporters. To help you along your way we have created a downloadable fundraising guide.

Full of top tips, fundraising ideas and practical information to help you raise vital funds and awareness for the work we are doing here at The Deep.

Amazon Wishlist

We have created a Amazon wish list  and have been overwhelmed by some of the amazing gifts we have recieved so far including enrichment items for our animals, nets, torches and other useful tools for our aquarist team and so much more.

We are grateful for the generosity of our supportersm if you would like to support us, you can purchase an item from our wishlist or donatte a gift card!

Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile is a great way for Amazon customers to support their favourite charity. It’s so easy to set up and every time you shop we receive a small donationbased on your purchase.

Simply follow the instructions below:

1. Visit smile.amazon.com
2. Click get started and sign in with your normal amazon account
3. Search for your chosen charity, The Deep
4. Next, click the register button then complete your registration

Donations

One of the simplest ways to show your support is to make a donation using the button below. Every little helps wether it's pocket money, spare change or more.

As an education and conservation charity, we rely on admissions to suppport our work. Conservation is at the heart of all we do, from research and field work to breeding programmes and outreach projects its all for the oceans and their future.

Thank you for your support!

Sponsorship

Whatever the size of your business, our Corporate Sponsorship packages provide the opportunity to contribute to The Deep’s charitable aims, whilst gaining some great exposure for your organisation.

With a range of off-the-shelf packages available or if you are looking for something bespoke please feel free to contact us at marketing@thedeep.co.uk we would love to hear from you!

Adopt a shark or turtle
Show your support for The Deep’s sharks or turtles! All money goes directly back into our conservation and research work so by purchasing a pack you are making a real difference!
Conservation is at the heart of everything we do
The Deep is an international player in marine conservation, working on pioneering research schemes to protect the future of our oceans.
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Adopt a shark or turtle
Show your support for The Deep’s sharks or turtles! All money goes directly back into our conservation and research work so by purchasing a pack you are making a real difference!
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Conservation is at the heart of everything we do
The Deep is an international player in marine conservation, working on pioneering research schemes to protect the future of our oceans.

Plan your visit

Opening Times

The Deep is open daily from 10am – 6pm Monday - Friday and 9am - 6pm weekends & school holidays (last entry 5pm)

Car parking is available at a cost of £3 for six hours. It can become full during school holidays – alternative car parks can be found here.

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Ticket Prices

Type of ticket Online
Adult £16.50
Child (3 - 15) £13.00
Under 3s/Essential carers FREE
Student*/Senior £15.50

* Students must provide a valid NUS card or proof of age is required for school/sixth form students

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Getting Here

Please use Tower Street or HU9 1TU when using a Sat Nav – this will take you to nearest main road to The Deep.