Bring your class to the Metrolina area's only aqaurium!
With thousands of creatures on display, a visit to SEA LIFE Aquarium will engage your students' senses. In addition to the spectacular view from the underwater tunnel, children can get involved at the interactive touchpool by touching a crab or even a sea star. With so much to see and experience you will take learning beyond the classroom and into a new underwater world.
Your school visit will include:
- Interactive Touchpool Experience
- Free Teacher Places – 1 in 5 for elementary schools (grades K-6)
- Free educational Talk and Feed Times throughout the day that your class can attend
- Free return visit with our SEA LIFE Expert certificate given to every school child
- Free Teacher Preview Visit (see below for more information)
- NEW for Fall 2015! Education Workshops
- Behind the Scenes Tours
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Ready to book? Give us a call! 1-866-229-1573
NEW! Just in time for the 2015-2016 school year, check out our Education Workshops and book yours today!
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
Behind-the-Scenes Tour Add On
$1.00 plus tax
Educational Workshop (for grades K-8) Add On
$2.00 plus tax (includes BTS tour)
Groups are REQUIRED to have 1 chaperone per 10 students. Without the correct number of adults, we have the right to limit access to the aquarium without a refund.
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. Please email Kelly Finnessy to set up a time to visit: firstname.lastname@example.org.
- 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. 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. We do not accept POs.
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 email@example.com