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“Cute place! Weird location” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona

SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona
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SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona
Ranked #2 of 56 things to do in Tempe
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Dive in to SEA LIFE Arizona Aquarium! Be wowed by the many strange, beautiful and fascinating creatures of the deep as you journey through an amazing underwater world. Prepare for astonishingly close views of everything from sea stars to sharks, rays, octopus and a rescued green sea turtle! To get any closer you'll have to get wet! Enjoy, thousands of sea creatures in 30 displays, interactive touch tanks, an amazing 360 degree ocean tunnel, talks, feeds, and much more!
Castle Rock, Colorado
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141 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Cute place! Weird location”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2014

This is located inside a mall. We had some time to kill before our 9 pm flight. It was perfect. Nice and cool. Very informative. Helpful friendly staff. Megan gave a nice talk about the aquatic life in the large aquarium.

Visited March 2014
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Steven R, Guest Relations Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review, 31 March 2014
Thank you for your review! The location of our aqaurium right inside of Arizona Mills Mall makes it convientent for guests to enjoy indoor shopping as well as great food options throughout the mall all in one stop. All of our tickets are all-day admission which makes it perfect for anyone to leave to grab a bite to eat and come on back to view any one of our great talks and feeds held every hour on the half hour. We hope to see you again soon!
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Hoisington, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fun place to spend a couple of hours!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2014

Like their facebook page and they run specials on discounted admission prices. We got in for $8 per person. It was awesome!! Well worth the time and money!

Visited March 2014
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Steven R, Guest Relations Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review, 27 March 2014
Thank you for your review. Our social media sites is a great place to find discounted deals and up to date information on new creature arrivals as well as up coming special events. Thanks for coming in!
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Radium Hot Springs, Canada
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37 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Loved the tunnel!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2014

Our kids enjoyed visiting this aquarium. The water tunnel was very cool as were the viewing domes. It was a little pricey but I would probably visit again if we were in the area.

Visited March 2014
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Steven R, Guest Relations Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review, 25 March 2014
Thank you so much for your review! Our 360 degree tunnel is a huge fan favorite at our site with the ability to view sea creatures not only above you but below you as well! Thanks for coming in and we hope to see you again in the near future.
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Peoria, Arizona
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Fun desert aquarium”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2014

I went with my 17 year old daughter. We bought admission tickets ahead of time on the aquarium webpage and saved 20%. This place is definitely geared towards young children but we loved it,too. There are hands- on exhibits (you can touch starfish and lobster), aquariums you can crawl under to look up into from a bubble, and a fantastic huge aquarium you can view from all sides as well as walk through in a large tube that lets you look up and down to see fish. It was a fun thing we don't often get to see in the desert. It was not crowded at all on a Friday at noon, and would be a great trip for a blazing Arizona summer day. There was also a play area at the very end for the toddler set. It would be a bit pricey at full-fare but not bad with a discount. All the tanks were spotlessly clean and the glass clean,too. We had a fun time. I especially enjoyed the fact there were exhibits from our closest ocean in Mexico, which I had known little about.

Visited March 2014
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Steven R, Guest Relations Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review, 24 March 2014
Thank you very much for your review! We are glad that we could accomodate such a wonderful underwater experience for you and your daughter. Although we have a variety of fun features for smaller children we believe our aquarium experience is fun and educational for ocean explorers of all ages. A trip to SEA LIFE is the perfect spot for a summer fun day as the entire aquarium is indoors with cool air and the option to eat and shop at Arizona Mills Mall and re enter into the aquarium at your leisure for no additional cost. Be sure to check our online website for updated news and events!
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Vicenza, Italy
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21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Lots of fun for kids”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2014

Well priced (buy your tickets online for 20% savings). Very well laid-out, even if the aquarium doesn't actually have a huge selection of different fish.

Visited February 2014
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Steven R, Guest Relations Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review, 19 February 2014
Thank you very much for your review! Our online discounted price is the best year round discount we offer but be sure to add us on social media for information on promotions and giveaways. We will also be opening a brand new exhibit in early march called Turtle Shelter featuring a range of different turtle species. Be sure to come back and check those guys out!
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