Resources relating to the Aquarium of the MBA

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Resource 1: Extracts from the 1939 guide to the Aquarium of the MBA (MBA Archives, MQ1.1)

Resource 2: Aquarium admission notice (MBA Archives, MQ1.1(2))

Resource 3: Aquarium concession notice (MBA Archives, MQ1.1(2))

Resource 4: Extracts from the 1978 Aquarium diary (MBA Archives, MQ3(7 of 15))

Resource 5: Aquarium leaflet from the 1990s (MBA Archives, MQ1.1(3))

Resource 6: Aquarium education pack - Variety of life 1 (MBA Archives, uncatalogued)

Resource 7: Aquarium education pack - Variety of life 2 (MBA Archives, uncatalogued)

Resource 8: Aquarium education pack - Variety of life 3 (MBA Archives, uncatalogued)


 

Aquarium Cuttlefish postcard, 1998. MBA Archives. 


Resource 1: Extracts from the 1939 Aquarium guide book (MBA Archives, MQ1.1)

Information about the type of marine life that was kept in the aquarium's twelve tanks.

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Resource 2: Aquarium admission notice (MBA Archives, MQ1.1(2))

The notice states the opening hours for and the cost of admission to the Aquarium of the MBA.

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Resource 3: Aquarium concession notice (MBA Archives, MQ1.1(2))

The notice states who is elligible for free admission to the Aquarium of the MBA.

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Resource 4: Extracts from the 1978 Aquarium diary (MBA Archives, MQ3(7 of 15))

Daily attendance record of visitors to the Aquarium of the MBA for the month of June.

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Resource 5: Aquarium leaflet from the 1990s (MBA Archives, MQ1.1(3))

The leaflet provides information about the Aquarium of the MBA's establishment, developments and operations, contribution to research, educational role, public projection and popularity, and future plans.

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Resource 6: Aquarium education pack - Variety of life 1 (MBA Archives, uncatalogued)

The pack contains a variety of fun educational tasks relating to the marine environment for children to complete. 

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Resource 7: Aquarium education pack - Variety of life 2 (MBA Archives, uncatalogued)

The pack contains a variety of fun educational tasks relating to the marine environment for children to complete. 

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Resource 8: Aquarium education pack - Variety of life 3 (MBA Archives, uncatalogued)

The pack contains a variety of fun educational tasks relating to the marine environment for children to complete. 

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