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Address: One LEGOLAND Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Phone Number: 760.915.5346
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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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Fun as an addition to Legoland...

The aquarium itself is quite small, but it's a nice addition to a day outside at LEGOLAND. It's connected to the park so you can just walk right over. It's a nice break from the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Shari G
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San Clemente, California
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San Clemente, California
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The aquarium itself is quite small, but it's a nice addition to a day outside at LEGOLAND. It's connected to the park so you can just walk right over. It's a nice break from the sun and fun for the little ones.

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Thank Shari G
Laredo, Texas
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31 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I was expecting a little bigger : ( I didn't have much going on as far as feeding, shows, demonstrations? But staff was very friendly to us. I also had a very difficult time find my way around because it's not well lit. : (

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Thank ayolie59
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

We are pleased to learn that you had a pleasant time visiting the Aquarium. We are however saddened to learn that you were not able to enjoy the different feeding and show activities throughout the day. We do want all Guests to be aware of these opportunities and have an Entertainment Guide available prior to entering the Aquarium. We appreciate... More 

Seal Beach, California
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59 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Compared to other aquariums, this is a tiny version, but nicely done. You can get through it in about 30-45 minutes. The kids have a little quiz with the promise of a prize that keeps them interested.

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Thank familytravl
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

We are happy to learn that you enjoyed your visit to the Aquarium. The quiz trail is a fun way to work your way around the Aquarium. We do hope that you were able to learn a new fact about one of the amazing creatures in the Aquarium. For example, did you know Seahorses can swivel each of their eyes... More 

Boise, Idaho
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We all had a great time at Sea World. I have to admit that I was irked that strollers are prohibited at nearly every exhibit. I didn't enjoy leaving the stroller and moving the baby to go in places where strollers totally could have gone. Otherwise, there was tons of fun stuff to do for my sons, ages 5 and... More 

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Thank idahomac
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your review of your recent visit to Sea World. We are happy to learn that you had a great time visiting. Please feel free to contact them directly via their website to share your concerns. More 

Newcastle, Australia
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fantastic interactive displays - our children loved it! Allow around 2 hours for your visit, there is lots to discover. Amazing Lego creations in the aquariums. We also really enjoyed the restaurant easily accessed upon completion of the aquarium tour.

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1 Thank CollisFam
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

We are delighted to learn that you had a great time visiting the Aquarium. We do hope that during your visit you were able to learn a new fact about one of our amazing sea creatures. For example, did you know Blacktip Reef Sharks will sink to the bottom if they stop swimming? The reason is because they lack a... More 

Stockholm, Sweden
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50 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

We got entry to the aquarium included with our Legoland tickets and went in as the last activity of the day. While the aquarium is on the small side, it had some interesting exhibits and was worth spending an hour there. The cafe looked really nice, and had we known about it, we would probably have stopped there for for... More 

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Thank xmats
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

We are delighted to learn that you had a good time visiting the Aquarium. The Aquarium is a great way to unwind and prepare for the journey home. We do hope you were able to learn a new fact about one of our amazing creatures during your visit. For example, did you know Seahorses can swivel each of their eyes... More 

Reedley
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33 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

It was such a fun place to take my grandkids. Staff was so knowledgeable. Very kid friendly, food in cafeteria was really good

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Thank urgnurse96
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

We are thrilled to read that your visit resulted in a wonderful visit. We hope that you enjoyed learning about our local marine life. We thank you for sharing your review. More 

Toronto, Canada
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126 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

We got the Sea Life hooper promotion but we were installing thinking of doing Legoland twice back to back. Well, the second day, the kids were so tired from Legoland that we were taking it slow. As we passed the entrance we decided just to check it out, which was a great idea. Our 5 and 3 yr old loved... More 

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1 Thank feedthetraveller
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you so much sharing your first experience with us to SEA LIFE Aquarium. Kids of all ages are able to enjoy viewing and learning about sea life creatures. We look forward to you and your family visiting again! More 

Colorado Springs, Colorado
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30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

This was our third time to Legoland yet the first time we actually went into Sea Life Aquarium. We loved the various sea life. The kids had a blast seeing the sharks and jellyfish. The colors were beautiful.

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Thank Sam G
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you so much sharing your first experience with us to SEA LIFE Aquarium. We are pleased to hear how much your children loved the sharks and jelly fish. SEA LIFE Aquarium is a beautiful view with many colors to enjoy. More 

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34 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

This is located next to Lego Land but can also be accessed from within Lego Land. There is a small hands on area for kids to touch star fish and other things. The cafe was closed so I don't know about their food. I thought all their Lego decorations throughout the aquarium were cute and unique.

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Thank Stacy T
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

We thank you for visiting the SEA LIFE™ Aquarium and we hope that you enjoyed learning about our local marine life. We thank you for sharing your review. More 

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