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Marine Biologist Experience

Become a Marine Biologist at Scarborough SEA LIFE Sanctuary

Spend the day exploring the magical underwater world.

With your own personal expert member of our animal care team, you'll meet and feed some of our amazing marine life.

This rewarding experience is one of the most exclusive, exciting and educational experiences our team has to offer and not one to be forgotten.

Your day will consist of

10:00 - 10:55 Prep all food for the day
11:00 - 11:20 Otter Feed
Meet Harris and Willow and feed them breakfast
11:30 - 12:00 Seal feed
Meet our four adult seals who will be waiting for you in the main pool
12:00 - 12:30 Lunch break
You'll receive a 30 minute lunch break where you'll be able to regroup with family members
12:30 - 13:50 Small Feed
Feed almost every tank - not the sharks!
13:50 - 14:00 Shark Food Prep
14:00 - 15:00 Quayside, Sandbanks and Ocean Feed
15:00 End of Day
Meet your family in the gift store

Important Information

  • The Marine Biologist experience is available every Monday and only one slot is available per day - this is to ensure that our Marine Biologist has the sole attention of our animal care team.
  • The experience begins at 10am and finishes at 3pm. Please ensure you arrive at SEA LIFE Scarborough ahead of time to ensure a prompt start.
  • You'll receive a 30 minute lunch break. Please ensure that you bring a packed lunch, you'll also be able to purchase a meal in our restaurant at a discounted rate.

About the experience

  • Become a Marine Biologist for the day with one of the expert members of our animal care team
  • Learn all about the amazing creatures at the centre, their habitats and feeding habits
  • Get first-hand experience of how we care for our creatures including feeding our otters and seals!