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NEW - Octopus Hideout

Open from 5th April

Meet our magical eight-tentacled friends in a brand NEW exhibit for 2017!
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Pirate Week

27th May - 4th June

ARRR, shiver me timbers! Grab your crew and jump aboard for a swashbuckling adventure as you explore some of the most fearsome scoundrels of the seven seas! Lads and lasses are encouraged to come dressed in pirate garb. AHOY ME MATIES!
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Octonauts Octo-Glow Explorers

Coming soon

Join the Octonauts on a brand new deep sea adventure and see the ocean in a whole new light at SEA LIFE Birmingham's Octo-Glow Explorers event. Become an Octo-Glow Explorer in Shellington’s Octo-Glow Lab and take part in a range of interactive activities to discover how creatures of the deep use light to hide from predators, attract their prey and even talk to each other. Newly recruited sea scientists are also invited to share their findings in the Octo-Glow Lab during an Octo-Glow Explorer character meet and greet!

Pop Badge Swap Events

Join us to swap your Pop Badges in our Swap Zone and to meet other pop badge enthusiasts!
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Spooky Seas

14th - 31st October 2017

Be transported into a spooky underwater theme for October half term!
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Meet Santa!

25th November – 23rd December 2017

Included with entry - come to the North Pole of the city in our Antarctic Grotto and meet the man himself, whilst looking onto our family of cheeky Gentoo Penguins!
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Join us for Adult & Toddler mornings!

Bring along your little fish (under 5 years) and meet other big fish!
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