If you are looking for the perfect place to host your next conference, function or event in Cape Town, the Two Oceans Aquaryum offers you glamour, fun and fish - as well as any additional need that you might have.

Your venue with a difference

Perfectly situated on the V&A Waterfront, the Two Oceans Aquarium is renowned for its magnificent marine displays as well as its distinctive function and conference venues in Cape Town. This world-class facility is the ideal place to thrill and capture the imagination of guests and colleagues at your next event. 

From formal dinners and cocktail parties to conferences presided over by Table Mountain, the Two Oceans Aquarium offers a truly spectacular setting for unforgettable events in Cape Town.

“Thank you for a really magnificent evening! I think everyone was truly surprised and amazed by, firstly, the scenery and, secondly, the delicious food. The service was fantastic and I would recommend your venue to everyone I know” – Anene van Staden, Peter Gilder

As sustainability and event greening gains popularity and importance, make a conscious choice and host your next event at the Two Oceans Aquarium.

We offer a wide range of menus and beverage options to suit your needs. For more information contact the functions team on functions@aquarium.co.za or (021) 418 3823.

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The I&J; Ocean Exhibit

The brand new I&J Ocean Exhibit is a majestic space offering views of marine life through a vast seamless window. Gentle rays glide by and turtles steal the limelight as they invite you for an immersive underwater experience through a full acrylic tunnel.

The space can accommodate up to 180 guests for an elegant dinner and 360 guests for a classy cocktail affair.

The Auditorium

The Auditorium opens onto a deck overlooking the V&A Waterfront Marina with a magnificent view of Table Mountain. The venue is professionally fitted with audio-visual and conference equipment and offers flexible seating arrangements.

This is an ideal space for knowledge sharing, creative thought and strategic planning as well as for working breakfast and lunch events.


With its four metre-high window onto a spectacular view of the Ocean Basket Kelp Forest Exhibit and tasteful furnishings, Tranquility offers an inspirational and serene venue for board meetings, small group presentations, intimate lunches/dinners and cocktail celebrations.

Atlantic Ocean Gallery

Come face to face with mystical seahorses, alien-like giant spider crabs and the shy octopus. An ideal venue for intimate dinners and cocktails, this gallery provides an ever-changing backdrop as guests mingle between exhibits, exploring and sharing the wonders of our marine environment with one another.

Perfect for smaller events.

The whole Two Oceans Aquarium

For a real show-stopper, enthrall your guests with the wonders of the underwater world and afford your guests the opportunity to wander around the various galleries while enjoying refreshments - ideal for large cocktail parties and gala dinners.

Catering and beverages

We offer a range of menus and beverage options to suit your budget – check out our options here.

Hiring terms and conditions

Find our standard terms and conditions, hiring policy and cancellation policy for hosting an event here.

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