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SEA LIFE Aquarium

5000 Arizona Mills Circle, Ste 145, Tempe, AZ 85282
1-877-256-3960
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SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona
64%
Ranked #9 of 17 Attractions in Tempe
Owner description: Dive in to SEA LIFE Arizona Aquarium! Be wowed by the many strange...
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Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Owner description: Dive in to SEA LIFE Arizona Aquarium! Be wowed by the many strange, beautiful and fascinating creatures of the deep as you journey through an amazing underwater world. Prepare for astonishingly close views of everything from sea stars to sharks, rays, octopus and a new sea turtle! To get any closer you'll have to get wet!-Over 5,000 sea creautres in 30 displays-Interactive touch tanks and quiz trail-Amazing 360 degree ocean tunnel-Informative talks and feeds throughout the dayAnd much more!
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Queen Creek, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

So....we live in a desert, a long drive to the ocean, or is it? Here in Tempe, Arizona, the ocean has come to us. This facility has every imaginable type of fish and ocean related things displayed wonderfully. How unique to have such a huge aquarium in the desert. What a great place for every one to visit but especially... More 

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Tash K, General Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback from your visit. Of course, we are delighted that you enjoyed your experience. I agree, we really do bring the ocean to the desert! Our staff are so knowledgeable and passionate and it’s wonderful to hear that you were able to interact with them and have your questions answered. I hope... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We had a very good time exploring this aquarium as a morning outing. it was informative and fun. We got there right when they opened and as we were finishing up they were starting to get busy. It was starting to get a little loud in the exhibit's and noise seems to carry throughout the whole exhibit especially when it... More 

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Tash K, Guest Relations Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium, responded to this review

We’re so happy that you enjoyed your visit to the aquarium. Kids can definitely get enthusiastic about the animals, so we’re glad that you didn’t mind their excitement. We appreciate your patronage! More 

Tucson, Arizona
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73 reviews 73 reviews
23 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I had been wanting to visit the aquarium for a while and finally got a chance over the Christmas holiday. We reserved tickets in advance on the internet and got a discount. Everyone was busy Christmas shopping (or maybe out of money) so it wasn't busy. I knew that the aquarium would not be large - after all, it's in... More 

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SeaLifeAZ, General Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed our attraction and am sure that we have many new and exciting elements, since your visit last year. With more than 5,000 creatures we have something for everyone. We hope that you are able to come and visit us again this year. More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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563 reviews 563 reviews
154 attraction reviews
923 helpful votes 923 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

I went with a friend and her three young daughters. They loved it along with the Rainforrest restaurant across the mall. The exhibits / fish tanks are very good. Colorful, laid out well and enjoyable for the kids to explore and learn. Next time I will look for a coupon to make it more cost effective.

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SeaLifeAZ, Guest Relations Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for writing your review! Please feel free to call us before your next visit to find the best discounts in the marketplace. More 

Rapid City, South Dakota
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Took our grand kids and they loved it. Worth every penny. Even for adults. What a beautiful place! So many different types of fish and beautiful fish.

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SeaLifeAZ, Guest Relations Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting SEA LIFE! We are so happy to hear that you and your grandkids enjoyed your visit. We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Sahuarita, Arizona
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I suppose it's a bit like Disneyland....way overpriced, but you do it for the kids. While not as expensive as Disneyland, I felt it was a little much for what it was. There was a lot to see though, and my kids (3 and 4) had a blast, especially in the playground area. I think it might be better for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We go every time we're in town and so excited to be able to take our 1 year old now. Looking forward to going back when she's a little older.

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Blm, il
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

During a day at the Arizona Mills Mall we found the Sea Life Aquarium. It was a beautiful place to spend a couple hours! It was fun for the younger people in our group but I think the older people enjoyed the peaceful spaces to just watch the fish. I'll be going back!

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Queen Creek, Arizona
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57 reviews 57 reviews
29 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

If you've been to a really good aquarium in San Diego, Chicago, Chattanooga, you will be severely disappointed with Sea Life at Arizona Mills. We took our two granddaughters (7 and 9) and they loved it but have never been to a large Aquarium. I was grateful I bought the tickets on line which gave us a nice discount. I... More 

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Chandler, Arizona
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44 reviews 44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

It was a nice way to spend the day however it was not what I thought. While I enjoyed myself I felt the facility and the tanks on display are much smaller than advertised.

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