SEA LIFE is an indoor aquarium located inside Concord Mills Mall. This one-of-a-kind experience will get you up close and face-to-face with amazing underwater creatures such as sharks, stingrays, sea stars, sea horses, jellyfish and thousands of colorful fish! This fascinating underwater world is waiting for you to explore.
SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord is located on the North side at Entrance 7 in the Concord Mills Mall. Our address is 8111 Concord Mills Blvd, Concord, NC 28027.
When planning a trip to SEA LIFE, try to choose a date that falls outside the attraction's busiest times. Lines are usually shorter on weekdays versus weekends. Note: School field trip season occurs September - mid December and January - mid May of each year. Mornings are typically busier than afternoons and evenings are even better!
SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord Aquarium does not allow any outside food or drink into the attraction. Concord Mills Mall has a food court available.
Due to state health and safety regulations children in the play zone area are required to wear socks and must be under 4'9" tall.
Tickets purchased at the door are $19.95+tax for Adult admission and $14.95+tax for Child admission. Children 2 years and under are free.
Tickets purchased online are $14.95+tax for Adult admission and $9.95+tax for Child admission.
Yes, you may purchase tickets online Tickets & Pricing. You may also purchase group tickets (for groups of 10 or more people) by calling our sales office at 1.866.229.1573
We accept cash, Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express at SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord Aquarium. For online purchases we accept Visa, Mastercard, and American Express.
No, you do not need to print your tickets. We encourage you to select "Print@Home and Mobile Ticket" to receive digital tickets on your electronic device.
On average it will take about 60 to 90 minutes to enjoy the full SEA LIFE experience. However, you can spend as long as you'd like with our marine creatures. Your general admission ticket permits re-entry*, so you can even return for a visit at a later time. Note: Group tickets do not permit re-entry.
*Please ensure that your hand is stamped before exiting so that you can gain re-entry.
For the health and safety of you and our creatures, we ask that you do not touch any of our creatures unless invited to by a staff member, for example, at our Interactive Touchpool experience.
Yes, we encourage you to take as many photos as you'd like! Please be sure to tag us at #SEALIFECC, too!
We do, however, ask that you turn off your flash when you're inside the aquarium. Some of our creatures' natural habitats are areas of low or limited light.
Yes, we have a gift shop! It is located at the end of the aquarium and is also accessible by the public. You do not need to purchase a ticket to enter the store.
SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord Aquarium does not allow outside food or drink into the attraction.
We do not have a café at SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord, but there are many restaurants nearby in the mall. Your general admission ticket permits re-entry, so you can always leave and come back to finish your visit!
This one-of-a-kind experience will get you up close and face-to-face with amazing underwater creatures such as sharks, stingrays, sea stars, seahorses, jellyfish and thousands of colorful fish!
General Admission tickets are valid for the whole day, so you are free to enter and exit at your leisure. Please ensure your however that your hand is stamped before exiting so that you can gain re-entry.
Due to state health and safety regulations, children in the play zone area are required to wear socks and must be under 4'9" tall.
The easiest way to save is to buy your tickets online in advance.
Through the course of the year, SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord will offer various discounts for a limited time period. Please check our website, Facebook page and local media for future discount announcements. Discounts are only valid when purchasing standard full-price tickets at the door. Offer cannot be combined with specials or discounts. SEA LIFE cannot guarantee entry or availability of walk-up tickets.
As an employee of one of our Employer Partners, you can purchase discounted tickets online through your company's intranet. To locate the link, please contact your company's Human Resources department. Walk-up Employer Partner discounts are not available.
Yes, we offer a walk-up discount of $3.00 off General Admission for individuals with valid military ID. This discount is not valid online or in conjunction with any other offer and is based on the availability of walk-up tickets.
Yes, we offer a walk-up discount of $5.00 off General Admission for Seniors with an ID stating 55 years or older. This discount is not valid online or in conjunction with any other offer and is based on the availability of walk-up tickets.
Members of AZA must present a valid, current AZA membership card for a 50% discount on admission
To use a coupon, please first read the full terms and conditions on the coupon for specific details and be sure to check our website for complete hours of operation. When you arrive, please get into the "pre-paid tickets" line and be ready to present and surrender the coupon to an Admissions Associate.
Most of our coupons are walk-up discounts only, cannot be used to pre-book tickets online, and cannot be combined with any other offer or discount. No eCoupons, copies or facsimiles will be accepted.
SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord is perfect for families with children age 3-12, however, people of all ages will love our amazing creatures!
SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord is suitable for people of all ages, however, if you are under the age of 16 you will need to be accompanied by an adult aged 18 or older.
The Children's Play Area area is specifically designed for children aged 10 and under.
Tickets are non-refundable, as stated in our Terms and Conditions.
Yes, the attraction is accessible for wheelchairs and strollers. The Behind the Scenes tour does go up on top of our second story, and we have elevators that are accessible for all guests.
.SEA LIFE does not have wheelchairs available for rent, however Concord Mills Mall has manual wheelchairs available at the Guest Services Center located in Neighborhood 4.
SEA LIFE is located on the north side of Concord Mills Mall near Entrance 7. Public parking is available near the entrance with designated disabled parking spaces. A passenger drop-off/pick-up zone is available by Entrance 7 as well.
Parking is free!
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