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National Sea Life Centre

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Strand Road, Bray, Ireland
+353 1 286 6939
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The National SEA LIFE Centre on the Seafront in Bray is a perfect family fun day out. An aquatic Zoo with 30+ displays which are home to over 1,000 creatures including: Black Tip Reef Sharks, Octopus, Seahorses, Stingrays and Red-Bellied Piranha, we will take you on a journey of the deep...without getting wet! The Aquarium is completely indoors making it a perfect rainy day activity. Just a 2 minute walk from Bray DART Station and a relaxing and scenic 30 minute train ride from Dublin City Centre making us a perfect choice for tourists and residents alike. The National SEA LIFE Centre, Bray is one of the East Coasts top visitor attractions.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good34%
  • Average24%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible6%
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“octopus” (18 reviews)
“star fish” (14 reviews)
“shark tank” (8 reviews)
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Strand Road, Bray, Ireland
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+353 1 286 6939
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"octopus"
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"great for kids"
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"species"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We paid an unplanned visit Bray Sea Life as part of our day out. I have limited mobility and I use a Rollator. We thoroughly enjoyed our slow meandering walk around all there was to see. We were approached by a staff member who invited...More

Thank EstherHoad
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bray Aquarium on the beachfront is a fun outing! Relaxing with beautiful informative displays. Takes about 45 minutes to walk through at a leisurely pace with teenagers. Entrance fee a bit over priced but if majority of the funds go towards conservation then all good.

Thank StressFree1234
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Reviewed 1 week ago

At first i thought we would spend an hour - we spent 5 hours. This was also my 3rd visit in 6 years with my young son. He was captivated again and again. The staff are brilliant and make it interesting on many levels. The...More

Thank Creditmunchers
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited this attraction several times, its small but it doesn't let down in quality. The staff are ever so helpful and nice and our kids love visiting here!

Thank CinnamonGum
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I do not know why but I really enjoy every visit in this place. The biggest mistake visitors do is running from tank to tank and then after 20 minutes it is over and people are disappointment. Stay there, give yourself some time, if you...More

Thank Irek S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went with a friend and our two 1 and half year olds. It was a perfect way to spend a few hours and there is a little play area at the end when you finish the tour. I would imagine small kids would enjoy...More

1  Thank CaraMcD M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The kids loved it in sea life, the staff were fun and friendly. The tour is the exact time needed to keep the kids interested. Would recommend for a kids bday party 😀

Thank Ruthiedondons
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed by adults and children, this was a lovely place to get up close to the sea life. Beautiful setting and helpful staff who told us when it was time to feed the sharks. Lots of information about the coral reef too. Fun and educational...More

Thank Dawn F
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Staff were friendly, knowledgeable & welcoming, they walked round and told everyone when they were about to feed the fishes, so nobody missed out. They were happy to answer questions and explain everything. A very educational and worthwhile visit.

1  Thank James S
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Great , very educative time with kids . Beautiful fish and lots of new information Can touch someone of the sea creatures and learn about their lifestyle

Thank Lekcie
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