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Address: 1 Legoland Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008-4610
Phone Number: 760.915.5346
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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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Legoland with SeaLife Aquarium with Transportation from Anaheim
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it was free with our legoland tickets

Not a place you would visit on its own. My boys (3,6) loved sitting and watching the sharks and rays swim.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Angela G
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Carlsbad, California
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely day spent at a most beautifully put together place. Such a variety of sea life. It has a nice shop. Very knowledgeable staff and everyone is so friendly.

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Thank Marie B
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our Aquarium. We appreciate you sharing your experience with us. Hearing from our Guests is very important to all of us here in the Park’s management team. We are happy that you enjoyed your visit. Our Aquarium is designed with our youngest Guests in mind for an educational experience the whole family will love.... More 

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18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a place you would visit on its own. My boys (3,6) loved sitting and watching the sharks and rays swim.

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Thank Angela G
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing you visit, please to read the boys had an enjoyable time with the sharks and rays. More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really great little aquarium! Doesn't take up a lot of time but fun to do. My kids (11,8) have been here a handful of times but still enjoy going from time to time. The sea turtle tank is especially neat.

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Thank EMD15
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

The Aquarium is great and very educational for children of all ages. We are pleased to learn that time after time you and your have enjoyed the sea turtle tank. Thank you for sharing your experience. More 

Charleston, West Virginia
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The family visited Sea Life Aquarium. Great for young children. Wonderful variety of fish/sea life and activities for the kids. It's perfect for the young ones because it isn't too large, yet it still holds their attention.

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Thank Karen F
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

We are pleased to learn how much you and your family enjoyed your visit. The Aquarium is educational and interactive including the touch pool. Younger children enjoy the activities such as the stamping stations. Thank yo for sharing your feedback. More 

Carlsbad
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Numerous fish I've never seen before. Beautiful and colorful. Ease walk through. We have great pictures of kids and fish.

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Thank Janice R
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

The Aquarium is very interactive and educational for the whole family to enjoy. We thank you for sharing your review. More 

Carlsbad, California
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19 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very small, basic aquarium designed to provide your children with 30-40 minutes of diversion from Legoland or its Water Park. All of the exhibits are contained on two floor of one compact building. At $22 per adult, it is not a good value. Hint: Go to the Carlsbad Premium Outlet website, click on the VIP section, then... More 

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1 Thank carlsbadexplorer
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

We appreciate the share and the tips! Thank you for visiting and taking the time to review. More 

Los Angeles, California
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68 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sea Life Aquarium is for what it is, a good aquarium attraction. For those who are Los Angeles locals and have been to the Long Beach Aquarium, there is just NO WAY you can compare these two facilities. Sea Life is much smaller but the way it is set up, it keeps you going and the viewing areas are... More 

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Thank gcfam79
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your marine adventure with our TripAdvisor Guests. A great place to pick up a new collections of family memories. More 

Burlingame, California
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18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awsome! Perfect for kids and adults!! Best time ever!! Friendly staff. Pictures where too expensive.

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Thank americaarrecis
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Great place to create a lifetime of family memories! Thank you for sharing. More 

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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been planning this trip for a very long time and finally made it this year. Amazing place for a family visit and one day may not be enough however you can fit in within a day. Don't miss the shows and they were amazing...

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1 Thank Karthik S
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. Hearing from our Guests is very important to all of us here in the Park’s management team. We are happy that you enjoyed your visit. Our Aquarium is designed with our youngest Guests in mind for an educational experience the whole family will love. Our Aquarium can be your child’s... More 

Torrance, California
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It's nothing like SeaWorld.... We only went here because of the 3 park hopper ticket. I'm not sure if we would've paid the separate ticket fee for this.

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Thank zaniedate
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Hearing from our Guests is very important to all of us here in the Park’s management team. Our Aquarium is designed with our youngest Guests in mind for an educational experience the whole family will love. Our Aquarium is an interactive guide to the life of the sea, combining active hands-on learning with fascinating educational... More 

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