Trip Planner:   Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  West Midlands  /  Birmingham  /  Zoos & Aquariums  /  National Sea Life Centre
National Sea Life Centre, Birmingham
(2.4/5 based on 2,200+ reviews on the web)
Discover the underwater world at National Sea Life Centre. Wander through over 60 displays showcasing more than 1,000 ocean and freshwater creatures, including hammerhead sharks, giant turtles, and otters. Touch crabs and starfish at the interactive rock pool, and attend feeding demonstrations for various aquarium inhabitants throughout the day. Join one of the walkthroughs or sit in on a talk to learn more about the fish and animals here, or check out a short film in the 4-D cinema. The site does not have a cafe, but you can find plenty of dining options in town. Have your hand stamped before exiting so that you can freely return any time before the aquarium closes. Before you head to Birmingham, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Birmingham trip builder, to make sure you see all that Birmingham has to offer, including National Sea Life Centre.
Create a full Birmingham itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Birmingham

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Birmingham by other users

10 days in London, Birmingham & Edinburgh BY A USER FROM IRELAND December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 28 days in Europe, Asia, United States & Central America BY A USER FROM VENEZUELA February, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM JAPAN December, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM HONG KONG December, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM HONG KONG December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Birmingham BY A USER FROM ROMANIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Birmingham BY A USER FROM ROMANIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Birmingham BY A USER FROM ROMANIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in West Midlands BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 1 day in Birmingham BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in England, Conwy & Cardiff BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Conwy, England & Cardiff BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • From the start writing their name and hand print on the ice block the day was filled with laughter from our 2 and 5 year old daughters. They both enjoyed the areas where you can get under and behind t...  more »
  • I recently visited Sea life with my family and we all had an enjoyable experience. The range of sea creatures was good and I was particularly impressed with all the conservation tips and information f...  more »
  • I went with a party of friends and we thoroughly enjoyed this. From the penguins to the turtle, sailing across the coral like a superhero it was a delight. Firstly the layout is most unusual and takes...  more »