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National Sea Life Centre, Birmingham
(2.5/5 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.
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  • Loved this place, kids really enjoyed it, as did i. lots to see and do. Only draw back is high price 
  • We took our 2 year old here for the day and he loved it! We love the penguins and you can get so close to them. There's plenty of child friendly parts like the little tunnels for them to walk through ...  more »
  • Overall the day was great, and including the visit to Santa made it complete. The only thing worthy of note was that the photo with Santa taken by the in house photographer wasn't as sharp as the one ...  more »