National SEA LIFE Centre Birmingham
Welcome to the National SEA LIFE centre - a tropical paradise in the heart of the buzzing city. Take a marine voyage beneath the waves and explore over 60 spectacular displays. From the touch pool to our one million-litre ocean tunnel, you'll encounter everything from starfish to seahorses, sharks and rays. Our largest residents are two enormous giant sea turtles - Molokai and Gulliver. Regular talks and feeding demonstrations provide an even deeper insight into the magical mysteries of the seas.
We are located in the corner of Brindleyplace on the waters edge.
Car Park: The nearest parking is available at the Brindleyplace Canalside Car Park, a high quality 24 hr, secure car park with 903 spaces. Payment is on departure by credit card or cash.
M6 Jct 6 or M5 Jct 3 and follow signs for the city centre and the N.I.A.
New Street station and follow signs for the I.C.C. and the N.I.A.
Any bus to Birmingham city centre and follow signs for the I.C.C. and N.I.A.
The centre is fully accessible to wheelchairs throughout.
We are open every day from 10am (Excluding Christmas Day)
Last Admission: (Mon-Fri) 4pm (Weekends and holidays) 5pm
Please note that closing times may vary over the Christmas period
If you are looking for ideas to keep the children busy throughout the Christmas holidays, or the kids want some ideas and inspiration for cards and gifts them take a look at our Winter KidsZone. Jam packed full of fun ideas that everyone can get involved in! Activities for indoors and out - some are messy, some are not! What are you waiting for?!?!
We all know that the festive period is a time for giving, spending time as a family and for over indulging, and we are here to help! Our Christmas recipe section has lots of tasty treats to satisfy the sweet and savoury cravings of the whole family. Get busy in the kitchen with the kids and enjoy some delicious food together this Christmas.