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National Sea Life Centre

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Closed Now: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
SEA LIFE Bray Entrance Ticket
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SEA LIFE Bray Entrance Ticket
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  • Terrible7%
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“feeding times”(22 reviews)
“octopus”(19 reviews)
“star fish”(16 reviews)
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...more
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Strand Road, Bray, Ireland
+353 1 286 6939
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All reviews feeding times octopus star fish rainy day shark tank knowledgeable staff great for kids young son feed the fish different species really enjoyed our visit staff member family visit booked online kids love sea front bray seafront
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in a beautiful location on the Bray seafront we were really looking forward to this, parking is not really an issue it is metered but reasonably priced and close to the aquarium. We paid €25 for two of us and our small man as...More

Thank dalemcvay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small little aquarium with lots of interesting creatures, my personal favourites being the upside down jellyfish, the sharks Romeo and Juliette, and the Chinese softshell turtle. The staff are super friendly, helpful and knowledgeable about their subject, they made the visit really enjoyable. You get...More

Thank MSLX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our visit to Sealife, we were ther just after opening time and the staff had plenty of time to answer our questions. We even got to see feeding time at the shark and stingray area ! Kids would really enjoy a visit...More

Thank mslizmc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here yesterday and we were beyond disappointed, it's such a pity because the fish and sea creatures are beautiful, they're wasted in such a place as this. They deserve much better. And for €25.90 for the 2 of us, it was a disgrace, 20...More

Thank Ashlovestravelling
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place not huge so was a good size fitness small children who get bored. We was the first group on as soon as it opened, staff was great so friendly and full of information. All children will love visiting.

Thank Kelly_Richo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed with my trip to Sea life, it is so much smaller that it used to be, paid €25 for two adults and was around the place in about 20 minutes, disgrace6 and very overpriced, definaty not worth the price only conciliation was the...More

1  Thank Lorraine A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love aquariums but this one was a let down. Positives:A lot of tanks had a glass side that so little visitors could see in; Big floor to ceiling tank with a shark and rays; Open tank with rays Negatives: Gloomy throughout; paint chipped; looks old;...More

1  Thank Whatsthatisee
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Went there with my two daughters aged 8 and 11, my 8 year old had been really looking forward to it but what a disappointment. Staff were rude and the facility itself was not at all what we expected. Very short to walk through and...More

Thank karenleen5
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Exhibits are great, but the workers really made the place. They did a great job engaging with the visitors and sharing information about the animals with the visitors, children and adults alike. They all seems to really enjoy working there, which is really nice. While...More

Thank ItineraryLady
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit to see up close some sea life you would otherwise not have access to. Would be a great place to spend a few hours with the family

Thank Joan B
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