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Sea Life London Aquarium

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Address: County Hall Westminster Bridge Road | County Hall, London SE1 7PB, England
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+44 871 663 1678
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Let your imagination soar as you explore the wonderful riches of underwater...

Let your imagination soar as you explore the wonderful riches of underwater life, from the beautiful coral reefs of the Indian Ocean to the dark, mysterious depths of the Atlantic and Pacific.

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I was visiting London Sea Life after 4 years taking a relative around London. This place is nice for kids as it creates interest in wildlife and sealife, however if you are... read more

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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177 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was visiting London Sea Life after 4 years taking a relative around London. This place is nice for kids as it creates interest in wildlife and sealife, however if you are visiting again after a few years don’t expect too many new things. The only addition I noticed was a dedicated section on Jelly Fish and everything else is... More 

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

You can find sharks and medusas from here and many many more! I can recommend this especially for families. In my opinion the penguins were the highlight of this attraction and I think that this place is worth visiting.

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Sydney, Australia
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42 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great for the family! A lot of sea creatures for kids to be familiar with. The aquariums are gigantic! The virtual reality show is a must!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went today with my husband and 3yr old. Whilst I do think overall the sea life centre in Birmingham is better, we still had an enjoyable time and my 3 yr old loved it-especially the giant catfish. However what I was really impressed with was the shark snorkel experience I had booked for my husbands birthday. I wish I had... More 

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SLLAquarium, Manager at Sea Life London Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the SEA LIFE London Aquarium. Thank you for your comments; it was a pleasure to read. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit. I will be sure to pass on your thanks to the relevant teams, it is lovely to hear of the great customer service... More 

Dominica
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I visited with family and we had an amazing experience. My little cousin who is 5 really had a wonderful time seeing and reading about his favourite sea animals. It is quite the experience for children as they are allowed to touch the star fish and other animals whilst learning about them (adults too), making it very educational and interactive.... More 

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SLLAquarium, Manager at Sea Life London Aquarium, responded to this review

Dear Niki, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the SEA LIFE London Aquarium. Thank you for your comments; it was a pleasure to read. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit. It takes time and trouble to write feedback, and it is very important to us to hear what our guests think.... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I been there few years ago, and i really enjoyed it, can't wait to see the changes and to visit again, definitely recommend

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SLLAquarium, Manager at Sea Life London Aquarium, responded to this review

Dear Natalia, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the SEA LIFE London Aquarium. Thank you for your comments; it was a pleasure to read. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit. It takes time and trouble to write feedback, and it is very important to us to hear what our guests think.... More 

Benghazi
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55 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a good place yet not very huge as you may think it is The Fish tunnel where you walk in a tube and fish surrounds you is short There were 3D photographing stations but for so reason not working that day , but even that I paid the full ticket I did get that option

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SLLAquarium, Manager at Sea Life London Aquarium, responded to this review

Dear Mohamed, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the SEA LIFE London Aquarium. Thank you for your comments; it was a pleasure to read. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit. It takes time and trouble to write feedback, and it is very important to us to hear what our guests think.... More 

Essex, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Me, my boyfriend and his two children visited here on a Saturday afternoon. We loved it, there's plenty to see and there's some cool areas of the aquarium that they haven't got at other Sealifes that we've been to previously. We also bought 2 packets of Cadbury buttons with the Merlin 2for1 offer on the side which we used for... More 

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SLLAquarium, Manager at Sea Life London Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the SEA LIFE London Aquarium. Thank you for your comments; I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit. It takes time and trouble to write feedback, and it is very important to us to hear what our guests think. If you would like to discuss this matter... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Visited Sea Life with my partner just in passing as we had a 2 for 1 voucher. Queues werent crazy and didnt have to wait too long. Plenty to see and experience and really enjoyed the visit. Particularly the penguins with 1 of the penguins showing off and putting on a great show strutting along the glass making everyone laugh.... More 

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SLLAquarium, Manager at Sea Life London Aquarium, responded to this review

Dear Kirsti, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the SEA LIFE London Aquarium. Thank you for your comments; it was a pleasure to read. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit. It takes time and trouble to write feedback, and it is very important to us to hear what our guests think.... More 

Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It may be an amazing atrraction, but there customer service is terrible.... So i arranged for my daughter and son to visit the aquarium as I'm 'away with work', I paid for e tickets and used a voucher at checkout that was sent home from school, after payment was taken a confirmation email was received stating that the tickets would... More 

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SLLAquarium, Manager at Sea Life London Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the SEA LIFE London Aquarium. I would like to reassure you that we take all of our guest’s comments very seriously and that your comments are very important to us. Firstly, please allow us to apologise that your day with us did not live up to your expectations. Giving... More 

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