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We are located right in the heart of Birmingham in Brindleyplace, on the Water's Edge.

 

National SEA LIFE Centre Birmingham, 
The Water's Edge, 
Brindleyplace, 
Birmingham, 
West Midlands
B1 2HL

 

If you would like to make a booking online, click our 'Buy Tickets' button.

 

Remember, we recommend taking advantage of Birmingham's brilliant public transport network! We also have lots of awesome offers running with Avanti West Coast Trains, London North Western, West Midlands Rail and National Express West Midlands so be sure to look out for us. We are just a 10 minute walk from New Street Station.

If your looking for a hotel then why not stay at a local travel lodge in Birmingham? You can also save 5% by clicking here.

Nearest Stations are Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Snow Hill - follow walking signs for the ICC (International Convention Centre) and Arena Birmingham.

Nearest tram station is The Library - where just a two minute walk away.

Trains - Grab a bargain, sit back and relax!

Take the stress out of driving and travel to us by train! West Midlands Railway offers a frequent service from locations across the Midlands including Wolverhampton, Hereford, and Stratford to Birmingham's New Street and Moor Street stations. London Northwestern Railway connects Birmingham to major cities and towns including London, Coventry and Crewe. Discounted tickets are available when booked in advance, visit www.westmidlandsrailway.co.uk or www.londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk for more information.

Travelling from further afield? Book your journey with Avanti West Coast Trains and stop at Birmingham New Street where you can walk or grab a taxi to the centre.  Get your tickets here.

Trams - Get even closer to the centre

Hop on the city's new tram service from as far as Wolverhampton and hop off just a couple minutes walk from the centre at The Library. Once off the tram, head through The ICC or through BrindleyPlace. For more information on trams, click here.

Travelling by Car

M6 Jct 6 or M5 Jct 3 and follow signs for the city centre and the Arena Birmingham, the National SEA LIFE Centre is also well signposted on main routes into the city.

Please note that dropping off is not permitted within Brindleyplace. 

 

Parking

Save on your parking! Get up to 25% off on your parking when using Q-Park Brindleyplace and The Mailbox. Simply present your parking ticket to our retail store team when leaving the attraction to take advantage of this discount. If you want to pre-book your parking in advance simply click here and follow the instructions below:

Brindleyplace Car-Park enter code “Sea15” to receive a 15% discount

Mailbox Car-Park enter code “Sea25” to receive a 25% discount

 

 

Disabled Guests

The centre is fully accessible to wheelchairs throughout. For more information please click here.

We advise all our disabled guests to use the Brindleyplace Car Park, Q-Park. Whilst it is not as good value as Arena Birmingham, it is easier to navigate to us from here.

A seahorse on the seabed

Any bus to Birmingham City Centre and follow walking signs for the ICC (International Convention Centre) and The Barclaycard Arena.

Buses serving Broad Street, include numbers 1,9,10,22,23,24,29,29a,126.

Please note that dropping off is not permitted in Brindleyplace.

For information on bus and coach drop off and parking facilities in Birmingham please click here.

The nearest open-topped parking is at the Park Regis on Broad Street.

WE ARE NOW OPEN!

Covid-19 Update
We are so excited to welcome you back to our magical underwater world! Please remember it is now essential for all guests to pre-book a time slot for your visit, including for annual passes, flexi tickets and all promotional vouchers - All visits can be booked or reserved here.

To ensure the health and safety of our guests and staff, we would ask that if you are displaying any symptoms of Covid-19, or are living in an area currently subject to extended lockdown measures, you can rearrange your visit by contacting us directly at slcbirmingham@merlinentertainments.biz. To find out about the health and safety measures in place to ensure we re-open safely, please click here.
For further re-opening information, please click here.