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Alaska SeaLife Center

301 Railway Avenue, P.O. Box 1329, Seward, AK 99664
(907) 224-6300
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Ranked #4 of 12 Attractions in Seward
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Zoos & Aquariums
Activities: Leisure education, Viewing wildlife, Antiquing
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Owner description: An education and research facility offering underwater views of sealife.

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Bryan, Texas, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

An absolute must see! You need to plan to visit as it is a wonderful chance to see the marine life first hand. Very informative as well. Would go again for sure as it is hard to take it all in on one visit. One of the high points of our trip to Alaska.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

This was a lovely museum, full of active sea life. Lots of birds, enjoyed finally seeing puffins up close after seeing them so long from far away. We didn't go with kids but there were a lot there, and they seemed to love it.

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Sitka, Alaska, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Visited the SeaLife center a few days ago. The birds were fun to watch dive under the water and you must take the extra time to "play" with the huge sealion, he's a lot of fun! What a great place to bring kiddos to see.

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Seward, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I love to stop in on rainy days and hang out. The underwater sea life is beautiful. The staff is very friendly and the gift shop has a lot of quality items.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

huge sea lions, lots of birds, seals , lot of info on sea life etc. this place was interesting & being popular was quite crowded. it was quite something to see the Sea lions so close . Recommended visit

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Marion, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Outside of the natural beauty around Resurrection Bay, this is the one must see in Seward. Everything is well thought out for kids or adults. It is worth every penny.

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Loved to see the info on the animals native to Alaska, the rehab program (adorable orphaned sea otter) the bird exhibit and the regional crafts available at the gift shop.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Rated as one of the top 10 aquariums in the world, and with good reason. What a wonderful little spot in a tiny little town. If you find yourself in Seward, you really ought to go here. Plenty of exhibits and so much to sea. Oh was that an ocean pun. Sorry about that.

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Coral Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The Sea Life Center was close to our hotel, within walking distance. Lots of great sea life to see and enjoy!

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We visited the sealife centre after we disembarked our cruise ship in Seward and before we joined a Kenai Fjords day cruise. It is an indoor facility so good to visit even in bad weather. I enjoyed seeing Puffins up close as well as some of the tanks displaying anemones, starfish etc. It's not a huge place but you can... More

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