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Dive in and discover our interactive themed zones

Along the way, you'll encounter some of the world's most incredible animals, including huge sharks, sassy seals, mysterious stingrays, playful penguins, seahorses, thousands of tropical fish and much, much more.

Sea Life Rainforest Ranger Hunstanton

Rainforest Ranger

Our team of friendly Rainforest Rangers are ready to show you some of their jungle beasties! If you have ever wanted to see a snake, lizard or a giant creepy crawly from the deepest depths of the jungle, now is your chance! 

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Rescued Seal Pup SEA LIFE Hunstanton

Seal Rescue Centre

Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary is home to Norfolks only seal sanctuary open to visitors. You'll be able to follow the journey of our injured seals through their rescue. Starting from local coastal waters, through rehabilitation and eventual release back into the wild! 

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Underwater Viewing

Visit the outside seal enclosure and get a spectacular view from underwater. Get a closer look of our resident seals and learn about their individual stories at the seal feeding presentations throughout the day.

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Asian short clawed otters at SEA LIFE Hunstanton

Otter River

Meet our family of Asian Short Clawed Otters. Get a sneaky peek into their den via a private viewing glass and watch them play in their specially designed river enclosure, complete with running stream & diving pool. 

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Ocean Tunnel

Our amazing Ocean display holds 187,500 litres of natural seawater and is home to over 30 amazingly different species of fish and our majestic Green Sea Turtle, Ernie!

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Sharks and Rays Ocean Tank
Clown Fish

Tropical Reef

Be prepared to be amazed as you come closer than ever before to an astonishing colourful assortment of creatures in our Tropical Reef displays filled with Blue Regal Tangs, Clown Fish and much more.

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Penguin Beach And Inca Terns at SEA LIFE Hunstanton

Penguin Beach

Don’t miss Penguin Beach, where you can learn how to waddle with our 10 mischievous and adorable Humboldt penguins! You'll also meet our newest residents Inca Terns - 'the birds with moustaches'!

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Close Up Crocodile

Mighty Amazon

Step out of the ocean and into the hot and humid rainforest to experience what life is like beneath the tropical treetops. Amazonia Rivers are home to some spectacular fish, amphibians & reptiles. Get a close look of the Piranhas with ruby-red bellies and see the menacing smile of a Cuvier’s Dwarf Caiman just snapping distance away.

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Rockpools are amazing micro-habitats full of incredible creatures! Are you brave enough to stroke a Sea Anemone, Starfish or Crab? Find out during your visit!

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Spotted Ray

Bay of Rays

You'll start your journey through the depths of the ocean in the Bay of Rays. Here you will find an assortment of amazing creatures that are native to the UK including 3 species of shark!

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Breed Rescue Protect

Conservation is at the heart of what we do at Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary. There are plenty of opportunities to learn about the threats facing marine life and what you can do to help.

At SEA LIFE Hunstanton you will find out more about what SEA LIFE and the SEA LIFE Trust are doing to help threatened marine life. On your visit help us by getting involved in local conservation activities, signing one of our petitions or picking up a free sustainable seafood guide.

Around 75% (that's three quarters) of the world’s coral reefs are threatened by human activity.

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Chocolate Chip Starfish