SEA LIFE Scarborough
Scarborough SEA LIFE and Marine Sanctuary will introduce you to many strange, beautiful and fascinating creatures of the deep. Prepare for astonishing close views of everything from humble starfish to mighty sharks, all in displays which carefully recreate their natural habitats.
Explore freshwater rivers and streams, the rugged UK coastline, the shallows and the dark depths of the North Sea and the crystal clear warm waters of the Barrier Reef. At every step there are different amazing creatures to find, to watch and to learn about.
Discover the truth about the much-misunderstood shark; the plight of the endangered sea turtle; the remarkable lives of seahorses and countless more surprising facts about these and other incredible creatures.
Follow brown tourist signs into Scarborough and follow signs for "North Bay Leisure Parks" or SEA LIFE.
Take train to Scarborough. Bus and Taxi ranks available at station.
Service 3A terminates at Scarborough SEA LIFE and Marine Sanctuary.
Pay and Display parking is available directly outside Scarborough SEA LIFE and Marine Sanctuary.
The Centre offers full disabled access.
Open daily from 10am (except Christmas Day).
Last admission is 4.00pm with the Centre closing at 5.00pm.
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