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Address: Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2ER, England
Phone Number: 01702 442211
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Perfect day out with 3 small children

Perfect day out with my 3 small children: parking right next to the building, aquarium the perfect size for their capacity: in and out in an hour (although you could stay longer... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Perfect day out with my 3 small children: parking right next to the building, aquarium the perfect size for their capacity: in and out in an hour (although you could stay longer and watch feeds/ listen to talks which are pitched at their level and presented by really helpful staff)... There is a lovely cafe which we did not use,... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This doesn't compare in any way with the London aquarium, so don't expect too much. But it's a good place to visit for an hour or so, especially on a damp day at the seaside and you can use Tesco Clubcard Days Out Vouchers for entry and annual passes, which makes it very reasonable indeed. The annual passes also give... More 

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

Good value for money and great saving if you book online beforehand. My two girls love anything to do with the ocean and had a fantastic time, loved the diversity as got to see frogs too which was a favourite along with the Sea horses and of course sharks! Lovely family day out, friendly informative staff, would highly recommend.

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essex, england
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

None of the interactive machines for the kids worked. We had walked round in 40 minutes and nothing much had changed since I took my kids 10 years ago which is sad as this was my nieces first visit. The staff were enthusiastic and told as we could come and go as much as we liked throughout the day with... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

very good for young family's not a big place but still worth it to entertain the kids and entrance fee is cheaper if booked on line but still small and fun for kids

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

I took my boys who are 7 & 3 and we all had a great time!The centre is quite small so it's good you have a wristband so can go round and in and out as much as you want on the day!Would recommend booking online as saved quite a bit!Was a great way to spend a rainy day!

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Today we have visited this amazing sealife adventure! My son is 14 and has autism and has a huge fascination with anything that lives in the sea, we travel all over to visit as many aquariums as possible but this one is truly a wonderful day out! We live near London Aquarium and are regular visitors but for entertainment, price... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Really good experience and lots of things to do. Very good and helpful staff. One of the staff, Indiana, was very lively and friendly and I got served by a lady called Dagye and she was very friendly and informed us on what there is to do. Highly recommend for family outings.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

I went here with my husband for my birthday and I've been a few times in my childhood with my parents. The sea life centre itself is small, in that regard I will agree with the negative reviews, but at the same time there is a lot of content. Animals need a lot of space, and I think the centre... More 

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Romford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Me and my partner went here on an absolutely miserable day and it exceeded our expectations. It was much bigger than we both thought (maybe we had underestimated it slightly) but it is still a relatively small aquarium and can be done in around an hour and a half. We have both never met friendlier staff and actually commented it... More 

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Address: Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2ER, England
Phone Number: 01702 442211
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea

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