Here at SEA LIFE you can make up your mind and see them all - from the curious and the rescued to the rare and the enigmatic. And you’ll be able to get closer to them than ever before.
Many of our creatures are on the endangered list, have been rescued and cannot be released into the wild or have been born and bred as part of our conservation projects.
Sharks have lived in our oceans for more than 420 million years! That makes them older than trees!
Come and visit them at Polar Adventure!
Coral Reef Inhabitants
Meet one of the ocean's best known and loved fish - the clownfish and other amazing coral reef inhabitants
Which creature has three hearts, eight arms and a doughnut shaped brain? You guessed it, it’s the octopus!
Step out of the ocean and into the hot and humid rainforest! Experience what life is like beneath the tropical treetops. Winding through the roots and tree trunks, rainforest rivers are home to a host of weird and wonderful creatures.
There are over 500 different species of Rays and Skate in our oceans and rivers. Their closest relative is the Shark; Rays evolved from Sharks around 150 million years ago!
Turtles are ancient reptiles that have been around for over 200 million years! They shared our planet with the earliest Dinosaurs.
Seahorses, Seadragons and Pipefish
Seahorses, Seadragons and Pipefish are a curious group of creatures which all belong to the Syngnathidae family.
Jellyfish are older than all of our ancient reptiles. Scientists believe they first swam in our oceans around 500 million years ago!
Every element of our Gentoo Penguin's care is managed by expert staff, from the design of their icy enclosure, to daily interaction and regular health checks.
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!
British Waters Inhabitants
There is some truly incredible marine life living off and along the coasts of the UK!