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Address: Zum Aquarium 1, 46047 Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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+49 208 44488444
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10:00 - 18:30
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 18:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Average.. Try some other bigger one

Other than the big tank,all the other items are average for kids. You could try some other options. The tank view is also small and on the way, you cannot take photo properly as... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
abhishek_jain14
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Dusseldorf, Germany

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Other than the big tank,all the other items are average for kids. You could try some other options. The tank view is also small and on the way, you cannot take photo properly as you will be blocking the people way.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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36 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

We went Sunday and reserved a time slot online (it allows for best price option) , we still had to wait in line for 20 min in the cold with energized toddlers. The place is set up as a long hallway with curves and things to view. Making it narrow and uncomfortable (especially with a stroller). You can rush people... More 

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Thank Nayda C
Merlin E, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at SEA LIFE Oberhausen, responded to this review

Hello Nayda C, Sorry you did not have a nice experience with us. Just at the Weekend it can come to a high visitor rank. Have a nice Day The Sea Life Team Oberhausen More 

amsterdam
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We went there since Legoland offered the ticket for an extra euro 7. So why not....need to keep the kids busy. Already mentioned by other reviewers: Although we had purchased the combi ticket, at Sea Life, we still need to wait in line at the VIP section to get the actual VIP tickets. The waiting time is probably shorter than... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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113 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

almost 3ooo species of water animals being so close to you , is wunderfull, especially for children and you can take pictures

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Thank Guido R
Merlin E, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at SEA LIFE Oberhausen, responded to this review

Hello Guido R, Thank you for your positiv valuation from our Sea Life Center. I am very happy that you had a nice experience with us. Kind regards Sea Life Oberhausen Team More 

Bonn, Deutschland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

My family and I enjojed very much visit to SEA LIFE and we will come again for sure! The aquarium tunnel was awersome and it is a really beautiful place for children and for family a nice short trip. :)

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Thank mari_lu_bonn
Düsseldorf, Deutschland
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Great place but... PLEASE Sealife.... why do you feel th eneed to lock us in a room at the start to watch a Video. Small children got vey nervous about not being able to get out. There is no Need to hold us hostage!!! Put an Exit button on the door please.....

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

the sea life centre in oberhausen is a lot different than visiting any in the uk , for one pushchairs are everywhere not left at the doors so that adds to the overcrowding and i would of thought the health and safety issues , dont visit on schoolholidays or bank holidays as you will be in a que for up... More 

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Thank jimthechef1962
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16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

A fairly good sized aquarium. Stroller/wheelchair accessible. Did not eat here so can't comment on food.

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Thank Mama B
Bergen Op Zoom, The Netherlands
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77 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

This sea life is just as any other sea life elsewhere in the world. Its nice that you can buy a combi ticket online with Legoland for some discount.

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Thank Leon V
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

I was sold my ticket to Sea Life on the promise that i would see Paul's replacement as well as an amazing shark tank. I went quite early before too many people had arrived, and after a brief delay was allowed inside. The offering of marine life is varied but not spectacular and the shark tank had some quite small... More 

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