Padstow, PL28 8BL



Come and meet baby lobsters at the National Lobster Hatchery, see lobsters through the different stages of their life cycle and observe fantastic local marine life too!

If you are looking for something a bit different to do, why not come along to our award-winning Visitor Centre in Padstow, you will have the chance to all learn about lobsters, local marine life and also find out about the pioneering marine conservation work we undertake in order to enhance the wild lobster population in our seas.

“Become A Mini Marine Biologist during School Holidays – WITH NEW ACTIVITIES!

We’re super excited to be running our Mini Marine Biologist drop in sessions again for 2020 with NEW ACTIVITIES!  Visit us during school holidays in Padstow, Cornwall to meet our baby lobsters and get involved with some hands on activities from fun fishing and dressing up – to meeting our Cornish coastal critters up close!

“Great for all ages, fun, interesting and hands on!”

The National Lobster Hatchery is a registered Charity. Your visit will help us to continue and advance our important work to help sustain our vulnerable lobster populations and safeguard our fishing industry and the many livelihoods and coastal communities it supports.