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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!
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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3 Brindley Place | The Waters Edge, Birmingham B1 2HL, England
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Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

It's not cheap but a wonderful place to take the kids for the day! This is as with all the sea life centres dotted about the country, beautifully maintained and full of fascinating exhibits, some inter active. The glass tunnel is always the high light...More

Thank Grecogail2006
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello, Thank you for your feedback. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us and meeting all of our creatures. Next time you visit please pre-book online where you can purchase discounted tickets! Thanks.

Reviewed 9 November 2016

I have taken my children (in previous years) and my grandchildren have now enjoyed the same experience. My only criticism would be that it wasn't initially built bigger to include more species with more space. The glass tunnel is brilliant where the larger sea creatures...More

Thank Jacqueline C
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello and thank you for your review. The best way to book is online where you receive a discount for pre-booking or by using a voucher. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed our ocean tunnel and meeting our creatures. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 9 November 2016

Thought it was more geared up for children than adults.Disappointed with seahorses..Didn't like the otters never see daylight but liked jellyfish.More

Thank Zak92
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello, Thank you for your feedback. It is a shame that you did not enjoy seeing our sea horses or Otters and I can assure you that they are all very well cared for. We have lots going on all day for all ages. Thank...More

Reviewed 9 November 2016

Visited the sea life centre today with my husband and our 3 year old daughter for her birthday. Fairly impressed with this place. Lots of different fish to see but I do feel its slightly over priced but then, maybe that's the going rate. We...More

Thank amie_white
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello and thank you for your review. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit and I will pass your feedback on for you! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

I tuck my baby sister and my partner here and I found it very expensive and absolutely rammed when I was there I did not enjoy my experience as much as I could have as could barely move to look at all the nice sea...More

Thank melissaforrester94
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello, It's a shame to hear that you did not enjoy your visit. A top tip for your next visit is that your tickets are valid all day so you can re-enter as many times as you like, hopefully allowing you to see anything that...More

Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

You can walk around in two hours but the penguins are very entertaining they love to perform for you . Lots of sharks a massive turtle 🐢 lots of pictures to be taken a great under the sea adventure great for children lots to see...More

Thank Tony O
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello and thank you for your feedback. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed meeting our penguins! We hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

God this place is expensive for what you get! Honestly you could walk through the whole lot and be dumped on the side of the canal in 30 minutes! I mean the fish are interesting but there's not much to do!More

Thank PabloSmythe121
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello, It is a shame to hear that you did not enjoy your visit. Did you listen to and watch all of our talks and feeds whilst you were here? We have lots going on throughout the day to enhance your visit as well as...More

Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Visited in late October on a day out in Birmingham. Very advisable to book in advance to get a reasonable deal or you pay the full gate price of £20+ each. We paid £14 each; for this you get a timed entry (pick your slot...More

Thank Jo C
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello, Thank you for your review. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us! Please see our website for future events you may be interested in. Thanks!

Reviewed 5 November 2016

Had an amazing visit to Sea Life Birmingham yesterday. As soon as I walked in the first thing I saw were the super fast penguins and it just got better the further I went. Sharks, rays, incredibly cute otters and best of all the underwater...More

Thank DellaCliffe
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello and thank you for your review. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed meeting all of our creatures and having fun in our ocean tunnel. Please see our website for future events!

Reviewed 4 November 2016

The behind the scenes tour was the icing on the cake for this visit. The Sea Life Centre is great in its own right but to see what goes on with regard to the research and the maintenance of the creatures really needs to be...More

Thank FSMMF
SLC_Birmingham, Guest Relations Manager at National Sea Life Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2016

Hello, Thank you for your feedback. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit and tour as well! We hope to see you again soon!

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hoonaloon
26 August 2017|
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Response from Anna L | Reviewed this property |
Nothing particularly cheap in Brindley place where the sea life centre is located. Approx 10 minutes walk away is birmingham city centre where there is much more choice.
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afzalsana
17 April 2017|
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
Not an answer to your question but. Birmingham sea life is x10 better for the same price.
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