Bolton Library and Museum Services


Bolton's fresh water aquarium

Our extensive fish collection contains a wide range of fresh water fish from all over the world.

Visiting the aquarium

Plan your visit here:


About our fish

Find out more about the fish in our collection

View fish collection

Aquarium FAQ

Some commonly asked questions about the work we do in the aquarium

View the aquarium FAQ

History of the aquarium

Find out how the aquarium came about

View aquarium history

Aquatic conservation

Find out about feeding, breeding and fish care at the aquarium

View aquarium conservation

Useful links

Some further resources

Useful links