Aqua Sphere

Interactive Exhibitions in the Aqua Sphere.

Get on board the RV Mary Anning – Swansea University’s research vessel!

Take a tour of the RV Mary Anning – understand the skippers daily activities and see what animals and seaweeds live beneath the surface of Swansea Bay.

*This is a bookable event. Pleasemake sure you book in advance or on arrival at the National Waterfront Museum to avoid disappointment.

Protecting our oceans and combatting climate change!

A series of activities to show how the Marine Explorers are protecting our seas; learn about our work in environmental and marine wildlife research.

The sea is our Fishmonger 

Food gives us health – good or bad, and the sea is one of our biggest sources of food. Join us to talk about how we make our farming of fish more sustainable?

Troubled Waters of European Rivers: Fish, Dams and DNA

Curious to discover what is in your local rivers? There are over 4,000 stream barriers in Welsh rivers - come along and extract some DNA from your local river and find out what is living beneath the water.

Welsh rivers – how do we tell they are clean?

Come and find out how we use bugs and chemistry to check the health of our water in Wales.