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National Sea Life Centre

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3 Brindley Place | The Waters Edge, Birmingham B1 2HL, England
+44 871 423 2110
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Dive and be wowed by the many strange, beautiful and fascinating creatures of the deep as you journey through the amazing underwater world of The National SEA LIFE Centre Brimingham. Prepare for astonishing close views of everything from humble starfish to tropical sharks. To get any closer you'll have to get wet!
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  • Poor7%
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3 Brindley Place | The Waters Edge, Birmingham B1 2HL, England
+44 871 423 2110
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Reviewed yesterday

Got 2 free tickets from my work for here - just as well because £40 for the two of us - i would of been angry. It took us about 30/40 mins in total to walk round (and thats with queuing!) Penguins are in a...More

Thank wallie64
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Brought my partner here as part of her birthday present, we both thoroughly enjoyed the centre and the behind the scenes tour we received. Only thing I would improve is the parking as the only place was a multi story that cost almost £7 for...More

Thank ianjamess1
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Me and my boyfriend have visited this sea life centre a lot and I have been with friends. I think this is one of my favourite sea life centres. I love the layout and it's so interesting! Good for families! They have talks every hour...More

Thank Kirsty W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took my 2yr old grandson. Was a lovely experience for him and me because I hadn't been before. He loved the penguins. Very well set out. Staff very knowledgeable. You can come and if you want to pop out for lunch etc just have to...More

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We decided to treat my granddaughter to a day out, she is only 2, we arrived and queued for nearly 30 minutes and were told we had to pay and come back later as it was too busy, that was fine we went for a...More

Thank joanne a
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited at half term with family. Arrived early (just after it opened at 10am) amd was already quite busy - to be expected as it was holidays. This is one of the biggest sealife centres. You gradually climb up and up a ramp as you...More

Thank melaniewH3433FF
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Educational and fun trip. Some of the exhibitions were very interactive meaning the kids got close to the marine life. Even stroked a starfish!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An average day out really, the place itself is quite small and it takes 2 hours max to go around. However it is interesting and the children love it, £48.00 for two adults and a child which is very expensive. Nowhere to have a coffee...More

Thank BlackburnCyril
Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited on Monday afternoon with 14 year old registered blind autistic son. He got so much out of it! We could get close enough for him to see most of the creatures and he loved touching the starfish. It's well laid out and everything is...More

Thank bridgetnicholls
Reviewed 6 days ago

The tickets are pretty expensive: I got mine for £15 at a pre-order discount. The place is very directed towards children, which isn't necessarily a bad thing in itself, but if you're going without children you may feel a bit dissatisfied by the lack of...More

Thank chars95
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13 February 2018|
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Response from Bradley H | Reviewed this property |
There is not official car parking for sea life centre. However, there is a multi story car park 100 yards down the street. It's pretty extortionate but it's central Birmingham.
3 January 2018|
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Response from relimes | Reviewed this property |
Probably a bit late! but 3 to 4 hours if you do the talks and feeding etc
18 October 2017|
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Response from Karen P | Reviewed this property |
Am sure that's classed as a toddler