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The Human Aquarium Exhibition

The Human Aquarium Exhibition
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15 Feb 2019 - 28 Feb 2019

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St Johns Shopping Centre

St Johns Centre, Merrion Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 8LQ

The Human Aquarium is coming to Leeds for its world premiere.

The exhibition takes a look into the world of aquariums and their inhabitants, what is it like to spend your life in a tank? For those still in the oceans what effect has single-use plastics had on the environment? And why should it matter to us?

Visit our aquarium like space and explore the our interactive exhibition featuring thought provoking images of creatures from the sea as well as installations, films and activities for visitors to take part in. 

Launch night: 15th Feb 6-9pm

General Opening Hours: 11-4.30pm (Mon-Sat) 12-4pm (Sundays)

On 22nd Feb 6-9pm we will host an evening of environmental themed talks from some inspirational organisations;

The World Cetacean Alliance, Plastic-Free Me, Greenpeace Leeds, Love the Oceans, Zero Waste Leeds, The Real Junk Food Project. (This event is now fully booked)

There will also be a variety of free, family friendly workshops including:

Mermaid Mondays, Dolphin Scramble, Ocean Plastics Fish Making, Sculpting The Future, The Forever Octopus

Please see our website for workshop, event details & opening times: https://humanaquarium.co.uk/

For more info contact hello@humanaquarium.co.uk

Image Info: Tom Martin

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Please check times with event organiser for any last minute changes.

The Exhibition is free to just turn up.

Wheelchair Access

The St Johns Centre offers lift access from both the upper and lower mall to the car park as well as providing a ramp which links the lower and upper mall areas.

Yorkshire Life Aquatic
Free
  • Family friendly
  • Wheelchair access
  • Exhibitions
  • Visual Art
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