Bring your class to the newest attraction in Charlotte-Concord!

With over thousands of creatures on display, a visit to SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord Aquarium will engage your students' 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.

Your visit to SEA LIFE will include:

  • Rockpool Experience – an interactive, curriculum linked experience
  • Free Teacher Places – 1 in 5 for elementary schools (grades K-6)
  • Free educational talks throughout the day that your class can attend
  • Use of our classroom- subject to availability
  • Free return visit with our SEA LIFE Expert certificate given to every school child
  • Free Teacher Preview Visit

Teacher Preview Visits

Prospective teachers have the opportunity for a complimentary visit SEA LIFE on dedicated public operating days. This is a great opportunity to become familiar with the environment and ask to our staff all the necessary questions during the process of your booking.

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Field Trip

Price Per Person

Elementary Students (Pre K-6th Grade)

$7.50 plus tax

Middle/High School Students (7th-12th Grade)

$8.50 plus tax


$10.00 plus tax

  • One FREE chaperone per 5 elementary students booked
  • One FREE chaperone per 10 middle/high school students booked


Must book a minimum of two weeks in advance
Field Trips are offered week days on days of operation.
School groups must have a minimum of 10 to book.


Parking is FREE of charge and available in the Concord Mills parking lot.


Bus parking is FREE of charge and is available directly in front of Entrance 7 to Concord Mills.
Overflow bus parking is designated in the upper lot adjacent to AMC movie theater.
Student drop-off is permitted at Entrance 7, directly in front of SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord Aquarium.
*Please note that bus parking is NOT reserved or marked for buses. Subject to availability


Bookings will need to be paid 2 weeks BEFORE the day of arrival: payable by company check, credit card, or cash. Payment in advance is available by mailing a purchase order or company check prior to your date of visit. When paying by check, please write the reference number for the booking clearly on the check, make the check payable to SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord at 8111 Concord Mills Blvd, Suite 8461, Concord, North Carolina 28027. Please enclose a copy of confirmation with payment.


Please bring a copy of your confirmation with you for entry to SEA LIFE Charlotte- Concord. The Entertainment staff will meet your group at Concord Mills Entrance 7.

To Book Call 1-866-229-1573


Email Kelly Finnessy at

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Opening Hours


*Attraction remains open 60 minutes after last admission



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