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Address: The Waters Edge | Brindleyplace, Birmingham B1 2HL, England
Phone Number: +44 871 423 2110
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Description: Dive and be wowed by the many strange, beautiful and fascinating creatures...
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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Fascinating, but avoid weekends and school hols if you want to hear the talks.

We pre booked to save money and time, walked straight in.the place hasn't changed much since we last visited a few years ago. There are new things including the adorable... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

We pre booked to save money and time, walked straight in.the place hasn't changed much since we last visited a few years ago. There are new things including the adorable penguins.theres a Lego hunt for the kids. The cinema 3D was operating in 2D due to a technical error, so not the same cool experience.the otters seemed to have all,but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

We went in the afternoon, and it was busy. Not as good as some I've sent but the penguins stole the show. Would I go again, if my grandson asked yes.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

great for the kids. We got a deal with a magazine coupon and had a fun afternoon out. Good places to eat and drink nearby too

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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Quite expensive to get in unless you book online or have a discount ticket love the penguins and a good place to visit when the weather isn't very nice.Can get very busy so you need to allow yourself time to see everything due to having to wait your turn to see things.Enjoyable.

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Considering just how much is there, I think that the entrance fee is reasonable. Okay, so you can get around it all in a couple of hours if you are a bored adult who is not really interested in the exhibits. However, for the children, and those of us who are interested, you can wander around for hours, finding bits... More 

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Long Eaton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Good location right by the canal, and after getting discounted advance tickets ( 2 adults and a 3 year old would have been £63 otherwise!) getting straight to the front of the queue made a good start to the trip. Good selection of fish and marine animals, our toddlers particularly liked the 4d cinema & underwater tunnel with sharks &... More 

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Wordsley, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Visited with hubby and two children aged 4 and 2. Used tesco vouchers for one adult entry, then had a kellogs voucher for a free adult with a child - so cheap visit for us! Both children mesmerised by the fish and displayed in various areas. Well maintained. Fair amount of toilets on way round which was useful for us!... More 

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Was quite busy when I went but still really enjoyed it :) there's loads to look at so takes a while to get round, great day out for families or couples.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

My partner and I love the Sea Life centre and aquariums in general, so we were looking forward to visiting the Sea Life @ Birmingham. We had a 2-4-1 ticket via Kelloggs which I definitely recommend getting, it works for both adults and kids. The centre itself is 'OK'...it doesn't have the wow factor of the London aquarium and it... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Very expensive but used 1/2 price vouchers which made it much more reasonable. Went after lunch hoping initial morning rush would have died down and it seemed to have done. Waited about 5 minutes to get in which I was pleasantly surprised at considering it's school holidays. First thing you come to is a photo point where staff try to... More 

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Address: The Waters Edge | Brindleyplace, Birmingham B1 2HL, England
Phone Number: +44 871 423 2110
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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