Petty Harbour Mini Aquarium  

Address: 35 Southside Rd. Petty Harbour, NL A0A 3H0 

Tel: (709) 330-3474
Tel (Off season Oct. – Apr.): (709) 690-3121 
Twitter: @PettyHrMiniAqua  
Instagram: @phminiaqua 


To engage people of all ages through hands-on touch tank exhibits, live animal displays, one-on-one science interpretation, daily programs, school and group visits, and more.

Target Population:

All residents, and visitors, of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Highlights of Programs/Services Offered:

  • The Petty Harbour Mini Aquarium is a seasonal catch-and-release public aquarium located just 15 minutes outside the city of St. John’s Newfoundland. 
  • Provides a personal hands-on learning experience with passionate staff. 
  • Touch tanks and thirty beautiful exhibits show off the creatures in an 800-square foot facility within a retired fish processing plant. 
  • The Carton Loft rental: Our intimate space is perfect for everything from daytime meetings to evening receptions, and we have the best view in town.
  • To view a list of weekly themes, click here 
  • For bookings, click here 
  • check out our amazing gallery by clicking here
  • To fill out a Volunteer Application, click here