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Sea Life Aquarium

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1 Legoland Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008-4610
(760) 918-5346
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US$ 95.99*
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LEGOLAND® California
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US$ 39.00*
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SEA LIFE is designed to be a child’s interactive guide to the life of the sea. Get ready to embark on a journey through fantastic ocean habitats. Shake hands with sea stars at the touch pools and discover the sharks, stingrays and tropical fish of the mysterious Lost City of Atlantis. SEA LIFE Aquarium is packed with interactive play zones, fun activities and unforgettable sights creating an experience like no other.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average28%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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1 Legoland Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008-4610
(760) 918-5346
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks for letting me share my experience with u first got off the plane was everything we imagine exotic fish wonderful staff great location wonderful time a must go family vacation trust me u will enjoy

Thank mauricem786
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for recommending SEA LIFE™ Aquarium to our TripAdvisor Guests. We are delighted to learn that your family experience was memorable do to the exotic fish, helpful staff and its location. We thank you for visiting and hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hadn't heard about this aquarium even though I live right down the street. Discovered it when I took my niece to Legoland as it's adjacent to it. Great exhibits for young children. It's good for a couple hours of aquatic discovery. My niece gives it...More

Thank onthelooselive
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Please tell you niece thank you for the thumbs up, what a great compliment. I truly appreciate you sharing the awesome review. I hope that you will visit with us again very soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great trip for kids under 12. we enjoyed it with our 5 Great grand kids who cried when we left as they wanted to stay over night

Thank Emma S
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

I am very pleased to learn that you and your great grandkids enjoyed your visit with us. I do hope that you will visit with us again when you can stay longer. Thank you for this nice review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a two day park hopper ticket and we spent about an hour - to hour and a half at the aquarium with my 5 year old. Was just enough to keep him interested. Got to touch some starfish and sea anemones along with...More

Thank DCF318
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting SEA LIFE™ Aquarium. Your time spent at the Aquarium is the average experience time that the majority of the Guests will have. During your time there, there are a variety of activities and sea animals to enjoy. We do hope that...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was pleasantly surprised at how nice and diverse this aquarium was. The kids loved seeing the cool fish which included many species from the CA region with sharks and sting rays, etc. Very cool!More

Thank Justin C
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

I am thrilled to know that you and your family enjoyed our aquarium so much. I do hope that you were able to attend one of the feeding or classes as they are very popular as well as educational and fun. Thank you for this...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The aquarium is small compared to others but it has everything. The way it is set up you follow a path that takes you to the exit. They have a scavenger hunt that the kids enjoy and they get a gift when they complete it....More

Thank 4Meza
Management response:Responded 5 weeks ago

I'm happy to hear about your experience with us in the SEA Life® Aquarium! Thank you so much for your feedback and I hope you visit with us again soon!

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Having Sea Life membership in Australia, and visiting all the aquariums in Oz, I figured it would be a similar experience. There is a great variety of animals, with short informative boards. We loved the incorporated lego figures within the tanks and displays! We visited...More

Thank Blueronni
Management response:Responded 8 August 2017

I am happy to hear about your visit to our SEA Life® attraction here at LEGOLAND®! Our aquarium aims to provide educational and fun experiences while transitioning to each area of the attraction. Our main goal is to promote conservation and encourage creative solutions for...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

Very nice viewing for a small aquarium. Needs 20-30 mins maximum. Long lines.Check tickets as many people were being denied access!More

1  Thank Tony5050
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

We thank you for sharing your feedback in regards to SEA LIFE™ Aquarium. The Aquarium is a separate Park from LEGOLAND® and requires a separate admission ticket. Guest with an admission ticket will be able to enjoy the variety of sea creatures and activities for...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

This aquarium is nice. It's very enjoyable and makes for an excellent opportunity to take a break from the heat and all the business and excitement of Legoland. Worth the extra cost when considering park hopper tickets. They offer a "scavenger hunt" for the young...More

Thank 3Harelik
Management response:Responded 25 July 2017

i'm elated to hear about your experience with us at the Aquarium and how you felt it was both fun and educational! Our Aquarium has many ventures in conservation such as breeding, rescuing, and protecting many different species. Thank you so much for your feedback...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

Wasn't sure what to expect since we were really going Leggo Land. Great exhibit with hands on play are. Well documented and good learning experience.

Thank Stanley S
Management response:Responded 25 July 2017

I'm happy to hear you found our Aquarium to have great exhibits and that you felt it was a good learning experience. Thank you for your review!

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2 March 2016|
Response from Bryan P | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, you can buy SEA LIFE aquarium tickets separate from LEGOLAND. The walk-up price for an aquarium-only ticket is $22. Thank you, Bryan