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Natureland Seal Sanctuary, Skegness
(4.4/5 based on 1,500+ reviews on the web)
Feed and interact with baby seals and penguins at Natureland Seal Sanctuary, a renowned wildlife facility dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of orphaned and injured seal pups. Wounded seals are often found stranded all along Lincolnshire’s coast, and the sanctuary’s devoted staff runs a purpose-built hospital, where these animals are healed before being released back into the wild. Crocodiles, sheep, goats, snakes, tarantulas, scorpions, and a wide range of tropical butterflies are also cared for and protected at the sanctuary. The site features convenient tourist facilities, including a cafe, gift shop, and a small children’s play area. Visit the sanctuary website for accurate feeding times, special offers, and upcoming events. Plan to visit Natureland Seal Sanctuary during your Skegness vacation using our convenient Skegness itinerary maker.
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  • I won tickets and must say a very good afternoon enjoyed watching the animals feeding time. Cafe was good. Its not a full day out just a few hours but definitely going back 
  • First impressions are that it isn't a massive place but walking around it soon becomes obvious that there's a lot going on. Not just seals but penguins, koi carp, an aquarium, a reptile house, meerkat...  more »
  • Cheap entry and lots to see. Apart from the seals there are penguins, koi carp, goats, chickens, reptile house and aquarium. Great for small kids. Cafe and toilets available too. Great location too. 
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  • Lots to see and do. Feed the farm animals, watch feeding time with the seals and penguins. Butterfly enclosure brilliant, walk through colourful butterflies. Disabled access and toilet great. Highly recommend. All money goes to rescuing the seals. 750 so far.
  • Been many times and love each and every time, brilliant for all the family and great entry price. The butterfly house is beautiful and beautifully maintained. A well deserved visit, helping such a good cause 🐧
  • Despite the small park size there is a great deal to see making the entry fee well worthwhile, plus a lot of the money they gain is used on the seal rescue and sanctuary side of things which they have great success with. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful, particularly with disabled customers. The animals are well looked after though some of the exhibits are a little dated; they are still excellent for the money they appear to have. The butterfly house is amazing in summer and there are alpacas and a petting zoo which are excellent for adults and children alike. Highly recommended, and the family ticket is a good deal. Lots of car parks nearby :)
  • Having changed very little in the last 10 years this place is looking somewhat dated and a little tired. But still worth a visit. Some great conservation work being done here and the entry money is not unreasonable.
  • Great for kids, both mine loved it especially the seals and the butterfly house ad the butterflies kept flying really close to us the food is great too xx