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Address: One LEGOLAND Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Phone Number: 760.915.5346
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Description: SEA LIFE is designed to be a child’s interactive guide to the life of the...
SEA LIFE is designed to be a child’s interactive guide to the life of the sea. Get ready to embark on a journey through fantastic ocean habitats. Shake hands with sea stars at the touch pools and discover the sharks, stingrays and tropical fish of the mysterious Lost City of Atlantis. SEA LIFE Aquarium is packed with interactive play zones, fun activities and unforgettable sights creating an experience like no other.
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Nice place and great education to children

Plenty of activities for various ages with attractions. It's good not to be underwater like other ordinary aquarium. Please check schedule to ensure that you line up various... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 2, 2015
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015 NEW

Plenty of activities for various ages with attractions. It's good not to be underwater like other ordinary aquarium. Please check schedule to ensure that you line up various attractions correctly. Would suit children 2 years and above better.

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Murrieta, California
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82 reviews 82 reviews
28 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

It is a nice break from the big tanks, it is nice to be able to get up and see the fish and be able to talk to people. just be ready it is a small setup and if your kids look and run to the next tank it will be over in a flash

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Billings, Montana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

This aquarium is fun with some hands on learning for kids and adults! I definitly recommend doing this if you need a break from the heat at Legoland!

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Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

Great place to pass the time while waiting for Legoland to open. Medium sized aquarium with a decent selection of sea life.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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92 reviews 92 reviews
45 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Walk through the ocean tunnel to observe sharks, rays and other colorful sea life, over 5,000 creatures with lots of interactive and educational displays. An attached cafe is a convenient place to get out of the sun and refresh.

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Bryan P, General Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your time at the aquarium and noticed the bright colors of the displays. We have recently made changes to some of the exhibits to add brighter corals and more attention grabbing elements. The feedback has been positive and am glad it stood out to you. More 

West Hills, California, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

This is an okay, aquarium. The displays were set up well, but there wasn't enough "touching" opportunities for my child. We were done in 45 minutes. I mean, how long can you look at a fish???

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Bryan P, General Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your review. We hope you enjoyed your time with us but wish you were able to stay longer. Hopefully you are able to visit again and see some of our shows, talks, and animal feedings that happen throughout the day. More 

Alberta
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We popped into the aquarium on our way out of Legoland. It was nice and gave us some quiet time to relax and watch the fish. It was not huge but definitely worth checking out.

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Bryan P, General Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed the aquarium and found it relaxing at the end of your day. More 

Martinez, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
10 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

I liked the variety of fish and the quiz provided to keep the kids engaged. We arrived at opening (9AM) and were done by 10:30.. This is not an all day attraction. This leaves you the rest of the day to enjoy LEGOLAND or the water park.

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Bryan P, General Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed the aquarium. More 

Dickinson, North Dakota
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

When i was purchasing tickets for Legoland and learned the Sea Life Aquarium was a separate fee I decided to go for it because if it is separate it must be good. I was wrong. The aquarium took us less than an hour to get through the entire thing and I was expecting much more. There were a few starfish... More 

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Bryan P, General Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our aquarium. We are happy that your son loved it but we want to make sure that you feel it is worth your money as well. I hope you are able to visit again and see one of our animal encounters, educational talks, or dive shows. We have a daily shark and ray feeding... More 

Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We used a PTA coupon to get hopper tickets. After spending all day at Legoland on Friday, we loved going to the relaxing Sea Life Aquarium on a hot Saturday. Air-conditioned and not very crowded. The exhibits (including the scratch-off quiz for the kids--even though it only resulted in a sticker prize) were fun. It only lasted about an hour.... More 

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Mike P, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive review of SEA LIFE Aquarium! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed it and found that the hopper ticket was worth it. Thanks for your feedback and we hope to see you back at the park very soon! More 

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