Start making some amazing memories...
Events at the Cornish Sanctuary are all about having fun, making new friends and sharing a story or two. We want you to leave with amazing memories of your time with us, so we’ve created an exciting events calendar which is sure to get your seal of approval.
It's "Timmy Time" at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary
Every day from 25th May to 2nd June
Come and meet “Timmy” the Star of CBeebies Every Day this Whitsun at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary
There will be Meet and Greets with Timmy himself throughout the day and a chance to hold a crab and touch a Starfish in our interactive Rockpool. You’ll also be able to get tips from our marine experts in how to enjoy the best rockpooling around Cornwall.
NEW for 2013 - Seal Hospital “Behind the Scenes Experience”
Explore behind the scenes at the heart of marine rescue in Cornwall’s only working Seal Hospital. See how we carry out life-saving work with our animals and nurture our new arrivals. You can also experience what it takes to become a marine expert.
From a sneak peek at our food preparation area, to getting hands on in our hospital pup pen you’ll get an insight into the science behind the Sanctuary.
Octonauts: 27th July - 4th August
At the Cornish Seal Sanctuary in Gweek, visitors will dive into action with the Octonauts, the team of undersea adventure heroes from Cbeebies. Young fans of the TV show will be able to meet members of the crew!
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What We Do - Experience animal welfare in action at Europe’s busiest Seal Rescue centre.
Encounter fascinating seals, playful otters and comical penguins in our fantastic underwater viewing areas. Visit a working Seal Hospital and meet our resident sea lions. Daily interactive talks and feeding demonstrations make this a day out for the whole family.