Opening Times

Open Daily at 10:00am*

There are select Saturdays throughout the year that we will open at 10:30am because of our Yoga classes with SweatNET Charlotte. You can find the dates below where this applies, as well as view them on our event page for more information. 

On Tuesday, May 7th, we will open at 11:30am due to a private event. We apologize for any inconvenience. Our operating hours will be 11:30am-6:00pm. 

See below for more holiday hours.

Please check website or Facebook page periodically for any time changes or weather closures. 

Days Open Last Ticket Sold Last Guest Exits
Monday - Friday 10:00am 6:00pm 7:00pm
Saturday 10:00am 8:00pm 9:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm 6:00pm 7:00pm

SEA LIFE Charlotte is open year-round!  See below holiday hours of operation:

Holiday Open Last Ticket Sold Last Guest Exits
Black Friday 10:00am 6:00pm 7:00pm
Christmas Eve 10:00am 5:00pm 6:00pm
Christmas    12:00pm 4:00pm 5:00pm
New Year's Eve 10:00am 6:00pm 7:00pm
New Year's Day 10:00am 6:00pm 7:00pm
January 9 10:00am 4:00pm 5:00pm
January 26 10:30am 8:00pm 9:00pm
March 30 10:30am 8:00pm 9:00pm
April 6 10:30am 8:00pm 9:00pm
May 7 11:30am 6:00pm 7:00pm
May 18 10:30am 8:00pm 9:00pm
August 10 10:30am 8:00pm 9:00pm
September 28 10:30am 8:00pm 9:00pm
October 5 10:30am 8:00pm 9:00pm
November 9 10:30am 8:00pm 9:00pm
December 7 10:30am 8:00pm 9:00pm

*Except Sundays