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National Sea Life Centre

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3 Brindley Place | The Waters Edge, Birmingham B1 2HL, England
+44 871 423 2110
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Dive and be wowed by the many strange, beautiful and fascinating creatures of the deep as you journey through the amazing underwater world of The National SEA LIFE Centre Brimingham. Prepare for astonishing close views of everything from humble starfish to tropical sharks. To get any closer you'll have to get wet!
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  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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3 Brindley Place | The Waters Edge, Birmingham B1 2HL, England
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Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

As a lover of sea life and animals I did enjoy the experience but Would not recommend going in the school holidays as it was very over packed when we went in February meaning we could barely see the tanks or get into the 4D...More

Thank Bethany W
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2017

Hello, Thank you for your comments. I will certainly pass these onto our teams for you and we hope to see you again!

Reviewed March 26, 2017

This place is tiny and crowded. The price is so expensive for what you grt. You can be in and out in under an hour.More

1  Thank Leelandla
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2017

Hello Thank you for your comments. I am sorry to hear you spent so little time with us. We do recommend pre-booking online to get the best deals! Tickets are also valid all day so you have enough time to watch all of our talks...More

Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

I've visited a few Sea Life Centres. Sadly, one represents the least value for money. It's over surprisingly quickly. I thought we must have bypassed an area but checked and no - we didn't. Glad we went as locals but won't be back to this...More

Thank JeremyJPitt
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2017

Hello Thank you for your comments. We recommend a visit to take around 1 1/2 to 2 hours. Tickets are also valid all day so you can re-enter as many times as you like. We also recommend pre-booking online for the cheapest tickets!

Reviewed March 25, 2017

It's ok, wouldn't go again as it was a bit boring and a lot smaller than imagined. My 3 year old daughter enjoyed it but said she wanted to go home as she had had enough half way round.

Thank Olivia A
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2017

Hello, Thank you for your feedback. Tickets are valid all day for you, so you can re-enter as many times as you like. We recommend a visit to last around 1 1/2 to 2 hours and there is lots to see and do!

Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

I booked online which gave a small discount to the walk in price, which was a bonus. I paid a little extra for a behind the scenes tour, took about 30 minutes. Guided by the staff you got to see what they feed the animals,...More

Thank Stacey M
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2017

Hello I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us and thank you very much for your feedback! We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip!

Reviewed March 25, 2017

A very interesting place and the underwater tunnel was impressive but overall the visit did not justify the cost. Do not go on a weekend if you can avoid it. When I went, it was heaving and not very easy to view all of the...More

Thank JandLW2014
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2017

Hello Thank you for your feedback. We do recommend pre-booking online for the cheapest tickets or by using a voucher. Thanks.

Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoy visiting Sea Life centres but this is the best one yet. Delays at the entry point tills which needs to be looked at, it can take 15 mins to process one family, but the sea life is outstanding, the underwater tunnel especially...More

Thank Lee G
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2017

Hello Thank you for your comments I will pass these onto the relevant teams! I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

The sea life centre although what is there is good but only good. The expense involved in taking a family for a visit is not matched by the experience gained. The sea life centre provides a morning or afternoon NOT a full day. Book in...More

Thank Richard M
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2017

Hello, Thank you for your feedback. We do recommend pre-booking online for the best deals where you can save up to 40% on tickets! Tickets are also valid all day so you can re-enter as many times as you like.

Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

Was worried that this would be more for kids, but we truly enjoyed our visit. We learnt quite a bit and obviously watching the penguins swim was our favourite part. There was a section where you could pick up a star fish, but we didn't...More

Thank AntoKutest
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2017

Thank you for your feedback! It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us. I'm pleased that you enjoyed making friends with our creatures especially the penguins! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed March 23, 2017

Everyone had a great time visiting the centre. Staff are very friendly and helpful, the place is very clean and the exhibits are great.

Thank Emma W
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2017

Hello, Thank you for your review. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit here!

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Response from Rays C | Reviewed this property |
3-4 Hours.
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Response from Karen P | Reviewed this property |
Am sure that's classed as a toddler
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Response from Dave L | Reviewed this property |
Directly across from the centre, as part of the Barclaycard Arena, is an Eddy Rockets. Great food, excellent portions, kid friendly.
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