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Alaska SeaLife Center

Features Animals
301 Railway Ave, Seward, AK 99664-3801
+1 907-224-6300
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Loved this place!

I admit I am not an avid bird and animal lover, but I think the SeaLife Center may have changed my... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Susan D
SeaLife Center is the Best!

Having the Seward Sealife Center in Seward is truely wonderful. Our visit was very educational and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Fairbanks, Alaska
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An education and research-focused aquarium offering underwater views of Alaskan marine animals.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
301 Railway Ave, Seward, AK 99664-3801
+1 907-224-6300
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Reviewed yesterday

I admit I am not an avid bird and animal lover, but I think the SeaLife Center may have changed my mind. We spent an entire day at this center. There's so much to see and do. We signed up for the Puffin Experience and...More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed yesterday

Having the Seward Sealife Center in Seward is truely wonderful. Our visit was very educational and we all learned a lot about the ocean in our home state.

Thank Lovetotravel101375
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There is a lot to offer here. You have touching displays where you can feel animals. They have bird aviary. You have seals and sea lions. There are fish and different displays. I really enjoyed it. Today was raining but it was still nice to...More

Thank Micheal Colette R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Took the free trolley service from Harbot 360 Hotel area and were dropped off right near the Sea Llife Center. Beautiful, well run and maintained facility. Much to see from fish to a baby walrus, to Stellar sea lions. Watched as a baby walrus was...More

Thank LuvsSleddogs
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were touring Seward for the day after a cruise, unfortunately it was rainy so we decided to go here for the day and turned out to be so much fun. It was interactive, nice art work and great to see them help the environment....More

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 2 days ago

The SeaLife Center is wonderful! Very educational, informative and entertaining. The staff was very knowledgeable and eager to share information with us about the residents (especially the baby walrus and the Stellar sea lions). I could have watched the puffins and sea lions all day...More

Thank ARretired
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a nice place to go especially when it was raining all day. I think this is more suited for kids, they have quite a few activities for children. the seals were fun to watch and there were some informative movies

Thank kram1946
Reviewed 3 days ago

The SeaLife Center was a great experience. Good exhibits of a nice variety of aquatic life with appropriate explanations. Touching pool especially nice for children. The puffins were a highlight; it was possible to get very close to them.

Thank KYProf
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Sea Life Center is a lot more than you might expect. They have great educational & research exhibits, with knowledgable staff. We talked to some people doing some great work with the local Marine population. Don't be afraid to ask questions if you see...More

Thank thestanman
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited this wonderful Sealife Centre the day before we took the day long fiord tour and found they linked up very well. Wonderful to see the puffins and the depth of their dive, So many interesting sea creatures to see up close.

Thank Youngatheart1960
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Karen K
28 February 2017|
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Response from BlessingsMultiplied1 | Reviewed this property |
You can get a variety of behind the scenes tours, animals encounters, or guided tours that are priced between approximately $15 to $75 depending on what you are looking for during your visit. You can book when you arrive... More
15 July 2016|
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Response from karjer21 | Reviewed this property |
Adult (13+) $21.95 Senior (65+) $19.95 Child (4-12) $11.95 3 and Under Free The touch tank is filled with more sea life to touch than I have ever seen and the water is so cold. Fun to... More
16 June 2016|
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Response from Shrlrd4 | Reviewed this property |
The previous answer by Chani is correct.