• Featured Blog

We've released our sharks

The predator exhibit is closed for renovations and upgrades.

Read more
  • Featured Species

West Coast rock lobster

You’re probably thinking, “Wow, look at the size of these guys! Yum!” These West Coast…

View Species

Angelfishes are not such angels – they have a secret weapon in the form of a sharp spine on each gill cover that they use to defend themselves and to wedge themselves into cracks on the reef.

  • Members events

Ascarium Family Sleepover

Save the date! Our next Members’ Only special event is the Ascarium Family Sleepover on…

  • Info

Contact Us

  • +27 (0)21 418 3823

  • Dock Road, V&A Waterfront Cape Town, South Africa