Behind the Scenes Tour

Want to delve deeper into marine life at SEA LIFE Manchester? You’ll get the lowdown on our Behind the Scenes Tour!

Go deep behind the scenes!

Want a glimpse into a day in the life of our aquarists? Keen to learn more about how we care for over 1500 creatures?

 

Go deep behind the scenes!

Inspire marine biologists of the future and team up with our expert aquarist guides to discover how we care for our marine and fresh-water species.

There’s a lot going on beneath the surface at SEA LIFE Manchester. You’ll have privileged access to the working areas usually closed to the public where you can learn about our extensive breeding, research and conservation programmes and see how the fish food is prepared!

You can help us complete our water tests using real PH testing kits, check out something scaly under our microscope and meet our residents! Take away a limited edition pop badge as a memento of your experience.

 

• Subject to availability. Please ask our admissions staff for more details. Up to 10 in a group.

 

 

Experience Details

Behind the Scenes Tours are approximately 15 minutes long.

 

Behind the Scenes Tours are available for £2pp - simply book in your time slot with our admissions desk when you arrive, or you can book online prior to your visit!

 

 

Other Experiences

Turtle Feeding Experience

Come and feed Ernie the green sea turtle, SEA LIFE Manchester’s friendliest and hungriest resident, in our magnificent tropical ocean display.

Ray Feeding Experience

Come and feed our resident rays in our magnificent tropical ocean display.

Shark Feeding Experience

Are you brave enough to come and feed our hungry resident sharks?

Turtle Feeding Experience

Come and feed Ernie the green sea turtle, SEA LIFE Manchester’s friendliest and hungriest resident, in our magnificent tropical ocean display.

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Turtle Feeding Experience

Come and feed Ernie the green sea turtle, SEA LIFE Manchester’s friendliest and hungriest resident, in our magnificent tropical ocean display.

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Ray Feeding Experience

Come and feed our resident rays in our magnificent tropical ocean display.

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Ray Feeding Experience

Come and feed our resident rays in our magnificent tropical ocean display.

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Shark Feeding Experience

Are you brave enough to come and feed our hungry resident sharks?

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Shark Feeding Experience

Are you brave enough to come and feed our hungry resident sharks?

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