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Behind-the-Scenes Tours

See how we care for Charlotte - Concord's largest aquarium and 5,000+ creatures
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Amazing Access

Please note that all Behind-the-Scenes Tours are currently canceled until further notice.

Join expert guides to discover how we care for over 5,000 creatures in Charlotte-Concord's largest aquarium!

This 20-minute interactive experience is a guest favorite! The guided tour immerses you in our world of feeding and caring for creatures and discover how we create an ocean right here in the heart of Charlotte-Concord.

BTS Tour | SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium

Know Before You Go

  • Behind-the-Scenes Tours are approximately 20 minutes long.
  • Guests must arrive for scheduled tour time to ensure tour admission
  • Maximum tour group limit is 15, tour may include guests from other parties.
  • SEA LIFE Admission needed to purchase Behind-the-Scenes tour
  • See a SEA LIFE staff member if you miss your tour time

Where To Go

To take your Behind-the-Scenes Tour, please arrive across from the Kids Soft Play Area to wait for the host, at least five minutes before the scheduled start of the tour.

Safety on SEA LIFE Behind the Scenes Tours

  • Masks are required for all guests 5 and older.
  • Capacity is limited at 15 guests per tour
  • Social distancing encouraged by SEA LIFE tour guide
  • Enhanced cleaning in all tour areas and touch-points
  • Tour may include guests from other parties

Additional Information

  • Behind the Scenes Tours do not include admission to SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord and admission must be purchased separately. 
  • Behind-the-Scenes Tours are not available with group or school tickets due to availability and capacity limitations.