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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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Small but pleasant

I actually enjoyed the aquarium, even though it's on the smaller side. Go during the shark feeding times. Of all the LEGOLAND attractions, this was my second favorite behind the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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Rancho Cordova, California
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Fremont, California
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Was expecting smaller- after all it is not the main attraction- but it was great- loved the sharks. The play area inside is also nice with little ones.

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Rancho Cordova, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I actually enjoyed the aquarium, even though it's on the smaller side. Go during the shark feeding times. Of all the LEGOLAND attractions, this was my second favorite behind the waterpark, but ahead of the main park itself.

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

Thank you for your review! We're glad you enjoyed the shark feed; it is one of our most popular educational talks. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

Very nice place for the little ones and parents too. My kids love the jellyfish and sharks. There's also a place where they let you touch the starfish and my kids enjoyed it. It's worth going to. We got there as soon as it opened and there was about two other families so it took around 30 mins to see... More 

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

Thanks for the great review! Yes, it is best to get here early on the summer days to avoid the busier times. We are glad you had a good time. More 

Northridge
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This is a very small aquarium, not worth the entrance fee if paid separately. However, in most cases it is included in the price of the ticket,so if it is, make sure you visit it. My 3-year old granddaughter enjoyed watching the jelly fish and walking under the shark tank!

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

The aquarium is designed for kids and perfect for a 3-year old to use the bubbles to go under the displays. Thank you for your review. More 

Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

First impression after got in, fishy smell, yaks, very dirty place. The fishes are very tiny, my own aquarium fish even bigger than their collection. The quiz for kids, most of them are not working. The small interactive TV was turned off. The attendance for 11.00am shows was not ready, when the show just about to start, the attendance run... More 

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Wichita, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

This was a neat aquarium that had a variety of sea life along with lego structures in the water. It's definitely not a destination on it's own, but if you have the park hopper ticket for Legoland, it's worth an hour of your time.

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

Thank you for the 5-star review! We're glad you enjoyed your time here. More 

Petersburg, Alaska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We always love aquarium's and our favorite part of this one besides sharks was the room when you walk into it your surrounded by a room made of all glass with tons of fish all over that was neat.

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

The ocean tunnel is a guest favorite. Hopefully you picked up a fish guide on the way in and were able to find the animals. Thanks for your review. More 

Goulburn, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

This is included within the LegoLand park, but you do need to buy an additional ticket. It is very interesting, but could be a tight squeeze in peak times. The cafe has a good selection of food choices.

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

This is a helpful review, thank you for writing. The aquarium does become busier in the peak season. The best time to visit to avoid the crowds is earlier in the day. We open at 9 during the summer. More 

San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Costs too much for what you get. The exhibits seem much less about sea life and science but more showy and less educational. I personally prefe THE STEPHEN BIRCH AQUARIUM in La Jolla much more, with better authentic sea life displays at a more reasonable price. This place is $39 per person. Stephen Birch is $17 for adults with kids... More 

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

Hi, SEA LIFE tickets are $20 for all guests over 3. They are also included in the SEA LIFE / Park Hopper ticket at a discounted rate. $39 a ticket would have been an overcharge and you are due a refund. Please contact experience@LEGOLAND.com with payment details and they will make sure to fix this for you. Thank you More 

Las vegas, nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This aquarium will keep the kids interest. They were very creative how they made this. The kids had fun and learned. Great time, don't rush enjoy all the exhibits!!!

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

Great advice to not rush through. There are a lot of details that can be missed! Thank you for your review. More 

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Address: One LEGOLAND Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Phone Number: 760.915.5346
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad

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