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Address: One LEGOLAND Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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+1 760-915-5346
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SEA LIFE is designed to be a child’s interactive guide to the life of the...

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.

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Nice Aquarium

This was a nice change of pace from Legoland. The kids enjoyed it and it had a lot of different fish etc. We bought the pass included with Legoland and I would suggest this... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
mdr9
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Fort Worth, TX
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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53 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited here when Legoland closed 1 hour before Sea Life Aquarium. It was nice and interesting for what we used it for. We used it to extend our trip a little while the traffic was clearing out. It did have some educational things for the kids, which was nice. Maybe it would have been better if we would have... More 

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Thank anthmore
Sydney
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96 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great size aquarium if you are taking young children! Only takes an hour and a half to walk through, but lots of interactive displays to get the kids involved. Very happy to have this included with our LEGOLAND ticket!

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Thank CrazyShopper23
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Thank you for this wonderful review. I am happy that you enjoyed your time at our aquarium. I do hope that you will visit with us again very soon. More 

Palm Bay, Florida
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24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was so surprised at what a wonderful little aquarium this is. Very compact, but with all sorts of wonderful species of fish. My granddaughter loved every second of it making sweet noises and pointing at the fish. She even got to touch a star fish in the tide pool area. We did the scavenger hunt with I think was... More 

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Thank Genie M
Management response:

Thank you for sharing your wonderful experience at the Aquarium. The Aquarium is very informative and educational including the scavenger hunt. What a memorable first birthday experience for your family to cherish. More 

Fort Worth, TX
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114 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a nice change of pace from Legoland. The kids enjoyed it and it had a lot of different fish etc. We bought the pass included with Legoland and I would suggest this ticket. It was a nice break for the kids from Legoland. I would highly suggest if in the area

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Thank mdr9
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Thank you for sharing your adventure and suggestions with our TripAdvisor Guests. It is a fun and educational place to create new family memories. More 

Washington
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58 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fun, hands on aquarium. Not very large but it was just right to visit before Legoland opened and it was a great deal.

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Thank RrosesWA
Management response:

Thank you for sharing your review. I am happy that you feel we have a fun hands on aquarium. I do hope that you enjoyed your time here with us and that you will visit with us again. More 

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49 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The aquarium is excellent with some awesome sea creatures. There is ample of Lego around for the kids to enjoy. Once can easily go through the entire aquarium in 2 hours.

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Thank Hetsnz
Management response:

The Aquarium is committed to Conservation and Wildlife preservation; making this experience educational and interactive. The new stamping areas through the Aquarium are fun for children of all ages to enjoy, including the slide. Thank you for sharing your feedback. More 

San Diego, California
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65 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been visiting Sea Life Aquarium since they opened years ago and each and every visit offers something new and fun. The tanks are always full of fascinating critters and kid sized viewing areas. Highly recommend!

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Thank AtDogBeach
Management response:

Thank you for returning to visit. We appreciate you taking the time to share your visit and recommendation for our TripAdvisor Guests. Thank you and Happy New Year! More 

Enumclaw, Washington
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99 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This aquarium was of the smaller size but it was still really nice. Lots to see - enough for about half a day. Even had a great sandwich lunch in their deli. Very glad we decided to visit.

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Thank EdPlateau
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So pleased you had a nice time at the aquarium and sharing your experience with our TripAdvisor Guests. It is a great place to enjoy learining about our Pacific Water Friends. More 

Canada
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Probably *my* favourite part about our Legoland trip was the Sea Life aquarium. I loved the tunnel, having sharks, sting rays, and all manner of fish swimming above and next to you. We all had a great time. Get a book at the beginning and collect stamps at every station to get a little prize at the end :)

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Thank TartanBlossom
Cheryl L, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed the SEA LIFE Aquarium. We hope everyone was able to collect their special prize at the end. More 

Elk Grove, California
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The walk ways were very small. This should be just part of Lego Land and not an additional fee. We won't be returning.

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Thank Brandy C
Management response:

The Aquarium is committed to Conservation and Wildlife preservation; making this experience educational and interactive. We are sorry to hear about the difficulty you experienced navigating through the Aquarium. Thank you for your valued feedback. More 

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