The Deep provides an ideal location for couples seeking an unforgettable and unusual venue for their wedding. Whether you are planning a smaller party with an intimate atmosphere or a much larger celebration, The Deep is a unique wedding venue in Yorkshire.

The Deep is licensed for civil ceremonies in the Observatory and throughout the main exhibition. You can choose your favourite tank window that can accommodate your number of guests. Your wedding celebration at The Deep is individually designed and our dedicated events team work with you every step of the way to ensure your ideas come to life. We pride ourselves on our attention to detail and ensuring the most important day of your life goes without a hitch.

Get a feeling of what a wedding reception in Endless Ocean and the Observatory looks like by clicking on the links to the right. All of the venue styling was carried out by Style My Venue of Hull who are highly recommended by The Deep. More images and information can be viewed in our downloadable wedding book.

Viewings of The Deep are generally conducted outside normal visitor attraction opening hours. Appointments can be made with our Business and Corporate Manager by calling 01482 382000 or emailing weddings@thedeep.co.uk.

GALLERY

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ADDED EXTRAS - OUR GIFT TO YOU...

It is important to the team at The Deep that your wedding day is everything you want it to be. And to help take the stress out of the detailed planning, we have a whole host of complimentary extras that can be provided if you wish to use them; from fish bowls to glass vases, artifical flowers to table sprinkles, candles to table plan stand. 

PHOTOGRAPHY

Wedding photography is welcomed at The Deep. Due to the nature of the building and the live exhibits contained here, it is important we work closely with you to ensure you are able to capture all those special moments without causing harm to our animals. You can download our guidance notes here

CATERING

Your first meal as a married couple is extremely important, so be assured that our in-house chefs can muster up a masterpiece. From simple canapés to a three course dinner, all our food is sourced locally, prepared in-house and served to you by our experienced corporate team. We offer a wide range of menus to choose from, please view these sample menus to see just a few examples of what we can do. We do not allow external catering to be brought onto site.

We are able to cater for special dietary requirements including gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian and vegan.
 

HERE'S WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY

Thank you to all the deep team, for making our wedding on Saturday so amazingly perfect! It was all our dreams come true and we couldn’t have wished for a better team of people to help us make our day so special.
Mark and Nichola Rice (August 2018)

To all the staff at The Deep – thank you for making our day so special and hassle free. 
Jean and Dave Bielby (August 2018)

Thank you! It truly was a magical day, It really was everything that we had hoped for and it all ran so smoothly. Your staff where excellent throughout it all and I couldn’t thank them enough. Thank you for all your hard work in making our special day as beautiful as it was. 

Ben & Helen Langler (February 2018)

Thank you for the photos the room and everything looked fantastic and was better than we hoped. The food was all terrific and the staff were all so unbelievably good, everyone could not stop singing their praise. Please pass on our thanks and gratitude to them for everything they did to make our night go so well and so smoothly.
Renata Tuner, Bride (September 2017)

Plan your visit

Opening Times

  • Open daily from 10am until 6pm
  • Last admission is at 5pm, although we recommended you to arrive no later than 4pm
  • We are closed on Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
  • The Deep’s peak times are between 11am – 2pm, should you prefer a quieter environment please visit outside these times.
  • Car parking is available costing £3 for six hours. It can become full during school holidays. Alternative car parks can be found here
  • For the safety and reassurance of visitors, The Deep reserves the right to carry out random bag searches at reception. To avoid delays, please avoid bringing large bags and rucksacks 

The Deep Tower Street, Hull, HU1 4DP

01482 381000 Any questions?

SAT NAV (HU9 1TU) this will take you to Tower Street, Hull, the nearest main road to The Deep.

Ticket Prices

Type of ticket Online On the day
Adult £12.15 £13.50
Child (aged 3 to 15) £10.35 £11.50
Children under 3 FREE FREE
Student* £11.25 £12.50
Senior (60+) £11.25 £12.50
Family of 4 (max 2 adults) £40.50 £45.00
Family of 5 (max 2 adults) £49.05 £54.50
Essential carer FREE FREE

* in full time education, valid NUS, University card or proof of age is required for school and Sixth form students.

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Safety Update

The Deep takes the safety and security of its staff and visitors seriously and continue to work with Counter Terrorism Police Officers to review security regimes on a regular basis. Whilst the details of such plans cannot be shared we have in place measures to respond to changes in the threat levels for international terrorism. In light of recent events the security within the building and external spaces has been reviewed.

As per Government guidelines more information on how to play your part can be found on line.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/stay-safe-film https://www.mi5.gov.uk/what-you-can-do

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