FAQs

  • What will I see when I visit SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium?
    SEA LIFE is a one-story 28,000 square-foot indoor Aquarium. This one-of-a-kind experience will get you up close and face-to-face with amazing underwater creatures such as sharks, stingrays, sea stars, sea horses, jellyfish and thousands of colorful fish! This fascinating underwater world is waiting for you to explore.

  • Where is SEA LIFE Kansas City Located?
    SEA LIFE Kansas City is located off the Crown Center square at 2475 Grand BLVD Kansas City MO 64108.

  • If the date I want to visit is sold out for online advanced tickets, can I still come to visit?
    If you are purchasing tickets online and all of the online advanced tickets are sold out for the date you are attempting to purchase, this means we are expecting to have a high capacity day. Walk up admissions are still welcome, but you may experience a wait. We recommend coming later in the afternoon or evening for reduced wait times.

  • Is parking available?/Where do I park?
    Parking is available in Crown Center’s parking garages. Free parking is available on weekends and with validation during the week. If visiting Monday through Friday, be sure to bring your parking ticket to our Admissions Desk for validation.

  • How can I contact SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium?
    You may call us at 816.471.4386 or email us at sealifekansascity@sealifeus.com

  • How much does it cost to visit?
    Admission purchased at the door is $19+tax for Adults and $15+tax for Children. Discounted advance admission tickets are available to buy online.

  • How can I apply for a position at SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium?
    You may fill out a job application online at www.merlincareers.com

  • How can I book a birthday party or special event?
    Please e-mail us at katelyn.cook@MerlinEntertainments.biz with your preferred date of party, contact phone number, birthday child’s name and age.

  • What payment methods do you accept?
    We accept cash, Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express at SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium. For online purchases we accept American Express, Mastercard and Visa.

  • How long does a visit to SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium usually lasts?
    The average time spent at the Aquarium is 1.5 hours.

  • May I bring food or snacks into the Aquarium?
    SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium does not allow outside food or drink into the attraction.

  • Are strollers allowed in the Aquarium?
    Single strollers are allowed within the SEA LIFE Aquarium; however, for the comfort and safety of our guests, double-wide strollers are not permitted.

  • Can I buy tickets in advance?
    Yes, you may purchase tickets online at www.sealifeus.com. You may also purchase group tickets (for groups of 15 or more people) by calling our group sales office at 816.556.3234 or by sending an e-mail to KCGroups@MerlinEntertainments.biz.

  • Is SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium wheelchair and stroller accessible?
    Yes, since the attraction is one story, it is accessible for wheelchairs and strollers. Please note, for the comfort and safety of our guests, double-wide strollers are not permitted.

  • Do you offer a Behind the Scenes Tour?
    Behind the Scenes tours are available for premium birthday party packages and Annual Pass members.

  • Are babies free?
    Children 2 and under are free to visit SEA LIFE Kansas City.

  • Do you have volunteer opportunities?
    To receive information about SEA LIFE community volunteer opportunities, please follow us on our Facebook page.

  • Do you offer internships at SEA LIFE Kansas City?
    We do not offer internship opportunities.

  • Are there any restrictions for the Submarine Play zone?
    Due to state health and safety regulations participants in the play zone area are required to wear socks.


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