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Sea Life Brighton

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Dive into an amazing journey through the original Victorian architecture of the oldest operating aquarium in the world, built in 1872. Look out for the dazzling scales, gigantic teeth and fantastic fins of our 3,500 mesmerising creatures and get...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Marine Parade, Brighton BN2 1TB, England
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+44 871 423 2110
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to Brighton Sea Life with 2 over 50’s, 2 adults, 2 teenagers and 2 under 8’s. the whole experience was awful it was boring their was a small kiosk that does not even resemble a cafe as described and the whole experience after...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank WattsMrsB
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a very enjoyable day with my daughter and two of my grandsons aged 2 3/4 and 3 3/4 (cousins) Plenty of different fish and exciting things to see and do I love the beautiful building inside and was interested in the video that showed...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Anne M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful trip would have loved to see even more fish . I loved the interactive bit and all the different type of fish. Lovely day.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shanazbee
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Under a reconstruction smelly with epoxy resin and generally a rip off You need to improve to encourage further trade we will not be coming back

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Teddy E
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely aquarium and excellent for young children. Temporary blip at present because of building work where some of the aquarium is closed. There is warning on the Sealife website about building works. We had a good time - very quiet in January, so space for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank R B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Tour was lovey felt lil bit let down not be able to see other sea life when we had or tour. Felt like got bit cheated what I spending on

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Grant C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my fiance visited Brighton 7th-9th January. Booked the sea life online for the 8th January and paid the £10.50 per person - was really looking forward to it! As we turn up there is a small sign outside saying that the ocean section...More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank sampursey94
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best thing about the aquarium is the building itself and lighting. That's it really. The range of fish, and how they are displayed is pretty poor. Perhaps my expectations were too high!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lewes77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited many times before and the renovations seem to be going on for a long time. Last time we went I think it was the seahorses exhibition that was being done. Now the children ate older they are keen to read up on what they're...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 946Nic
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of the highlights of our holiday.....the main exhibit was closed for maintenance, but it was still worth the visit...and we got a return pass ( for the inconvenience). So much to see of all kinds of sea life. Next time I will...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Hannah P
July 1, 2018|
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Response from Sophieboyd | Reviewed this property |
I went with my boyfriend and we spent about three-four hours here. There’s loads to keep kids entertained if you have them, and there’s a cafe for drinks and stuff inside too.
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January 21, 2018|
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Response from UKTravellerSussexUK | Reviewed this property |
Network Rail Days out have a 2-for-1 deal if you go by train, so approx £19.00 for 2 but beware, at Sea Life adult prices start at age 3! £10.00/head adult and half that for children could be justified but absolutely no... More
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January 10, 2018|
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Response from Julie G | Reviewed this property |
What I can recall there was a drop off point at the front of the centre. I hope that’s some help.
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