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National Sea Life Centre

#24 of 282 things to do in Birmingham Features Animals
3 Brindley Place | The Waters Edge, Birmingham B1 2HL, England
+44 871 423 2110
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Great Aquarium

Perhaps one pf the best aquariums we have been to, and we have been to several around the UK. These... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Bedford, United Kingdom
via mobile
visit to the sea-life centre

Beautiful creatures, very well laid out, a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon. Very interesting at... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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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!
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
3 Brindley Place | The Waters Edge, Birmingham B1 2HL, England
+44 871 423 2110
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Perhaps one pf the best aquariums we have been to, and we have been to several around the UK. These places are not cheap, but this is laid out well and has a great penguin exhibition where you can get very close to these birds....More

Thank tim10_10
Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful creatures, very well laid out, a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon. Very interesting at times with some of the information boards around. Only downside it was very noisy, ear splitting at times, which is a little off putting if you visit just as adults, it really...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 2 days ago

I took my grandson here for a birthday treat and we all had a really nice time. The tickets are very expensive if you buy on the day, and there is no guarantee of entry. As my grandson was coming from Leicester I decided not...More

Thank DonnaMT66
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went with a friend and 2 children and some bogof vouchers, so almost choked when it still came to almost £50. Kids enjoyed most of it, the penguins were fantastic, but still £50 for a slow 2 hour walk? Ouch. A good experience, but definitely...More

Thank Orah_UK
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A nice little day out for a family or a couple. There are quite a few vouchers around for 241 which makes the trip good value for money.

Thank MissXAnisa
Reviewed 2 days ago

As a small Special School, the Sea Life Centre made our trip very easy! We didn't have to queue (ideal for some of our student's needs), we had information waiting for us and a place to leave our bags and lunch boxes. We were also...More

1  Thank packers781
Reviewed 2 days ago

Attended with several work colleagues and had a fantastic day. Having the penguins as the first attraction is a great way to kick off the visit. Seeing them jump into the water and have a swim was a real treat as I hadn't seen that...More

1  Thank Rickfest
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a wonderful place to go. I took my young son and he loved running around and exploring everything. It will continue to be a nice place to go as it has so many things to explore for various age groups. The staff were...More

1  Thank SaraJohnstone
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I always feel sorry for families when they tell me they are going to the Sea Life Centre for a day out. The truth is that most families will struggle to fill an hour at the National Sea Life Centre. We have made many visits...More

Thank Spidermoo
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited Sea Life Centre and found it pricey for the visit. The place closed at four, which we thought was very early for holiday time. We only had one and a half hours until the attraction closed. We were concerned about some of the exhibits,...More

Thank Shirley G
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17 April 2017|
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
Not an answer to your question but. Birmingham sea life is x10 better for the same price.
Mehmood S
14 April 2017|
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Response from Yasmink007 | Reviewed this property |
as far as I am aware it is open throughout bank holidays.
25 March 2017|
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Response from Jencheltenham | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you contact them directly. We arrived an hour before our slot and got in no problem but I would check first! Enjoy!