With over 5,000 creatures on display, a visit to SEA LIFE Kansas City will engage your student’s senses. In addition to the spectacular view from the underwater tunnel, children can get involved at the interactive rockpool by holding a crab or even touching a starfish.

With so much to see and experience you will take learning beyond the classroom and into a new underwater world.

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Your visit to SEA LIFE will include:

  • Rockpool Experience – Get up close and personal with our creatures
  • Free educational talks throughout the day that your class can attend
  • Free return visit with our SEA LIFE Expert certificate given to every school child


Pre-K-6th Grade $7.50 (1 adult free with every 5 students)
7th-12th Grade $8.50 (1 adult free with every 10 students)
Additional Adults $10.00 each

New Workshops Available!

Coral Connections

Discover all of the fantastic connections that bind a reef together and use that knowledge to build a reef from the sand to the surface and beyond. (Age Pre/K-2nd grade)

Oil Spill Cleanup

Get an entire session about how oil is harmful to our waterways and oceans and learn first-hand how to clean up this devastating substance. (Grade 4-8)

Genes in a Bottle

Learn how reproduction, environments and diversity of traits all affect genes of the human body in this 3-part workshop. Students will learn how to extracts and view their own chromosomes, create a punnet square and go fishing for genes. (Grades 8-12)

Squid Dissection Class

Learn the ins and outs of the squid while exploring how these little cephalopods have similarities to a stealth fighter plane.
- Maximum capacity is 24 students per class

Teacher Preview Visits

We can offer teacher inspection visits to help you plan your school visit. Come and familiarize yourself with the site and ask our staff any questions you may have.

Book Now - Call 816-471-4FUN (4386)

Advanced booking is encouraged at least 2 weeks prior to visit


Opening Hours

Sun - Thurs
10am - 7pm
Fri & Sat

Last Admission 2 Hours Before Closing

Please Note: Double-wide strollers are not permitted inside

Please check ticket page for holiday hours

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