Student, Senior & Family rates are available. Visit our website.
Terms and conditions
Booking fees may apply.
Please be at the centre 30min prior to tour time.
Tours are not suitable for children under 6 years old.
Not suitable for Wheelchairs or those with limited mobility (stairs involved).
Closed Christmas Day 2022
The International Antarctic Centre require 24 hours notice prior to departure for any booking cancellations or amendments. Visit our website for full T&Cs.
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Visit us at the International Antarctic Centre and see our penguin habitat up close. This exclusive tour gives you the chance to see up close, all the fascinating work done ‘backstage’ in our penguin habitat and penguin welfare centre. Limited to just 8 visitors per tour, the VIP pass takes you into areas not accessible to other visitors. It is hosted by one of our Antarctic Guides – they’ll share their experience and expertise, taking you through the daily routines and long-term goals of our penguin habitat and programme. Your Penguin Backstage Pass includes a General Admission entry ticket. Backstage tours are limited to 8 visitors at a time. Bookings are essential. Tours are in English only.
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