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SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona

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Address: 5000 S Arizona Mills Cir, Ste 145, Tempe, AZ 85282
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+1 877-256-3960
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10:00 - 19:30
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Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 19:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Dive in to SEA LIFE Arizona Aquarium! Be wowed by the many strange,...

Dive in to SEA LIFE Arizona Aquarium! Be wowed by the many strange, beautiful and fascinating creatures of the deep as you journey through an amazing underwater world. Prepare for astonishingly close views of everything from sea stars to sharks, rays, octopus and a rescued green sea turtle! To get any closer you'll have to get wet! Enjoy, thousands of sea creatures in 30 displays, interactive touch tanks, an amazing 360 degree ocean tunnel, talks, feeds, and much more!

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Pricey but well put together.

Really fun and the displays are well thought out. Hands on for the kids. Very diverse selection of sea life

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
John C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What an amazing place!!! I don't know who had more fun, us or our kids!! They have EVERYTHING; sharks, turtles, penguins, touch pools, and very knowledgeable staff. We had the opportunity to pet a baby alligator and a Ball Python. A lovely staff member named Hutch was super friendly and outgoing ad were the rest of the staff. It is... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana, Usa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

What an unexpected delight! We came with boys ages 7 and 9 and grandparents. Very cost effective with a AAA discount. We spent 2hrs in total. The displays were fantastic and appealed to all ages. I appreciated their conservation message. They had freshwater and salt water exhibits. They had rays, eels, jellyfish, shark, and more... I would definitely recommend it... More 

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Thank UroDocSam
Joanna H, General Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review

Thanks for the FINtastic review! We are thrilled to hear you had a wonderful experience with your family. We hope you'll visit us again in the future! -Joanna Hobday More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really fun and the displays are well thought out. Hands on for the kids. Very diverse selection of sea life

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Thank John C
Joanna H, General Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review

Hi John! Thanks for the review. We are excited to hear you had a great time and enjoyed our exhibits. Come back and visit again soon! -Joanna Hobday More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After rainforest Cafe we decided to stop at this aquarium. It was much better than we thought it was going to be. People were very nice, it's clean and there were activities for the kids. Lots of very cool aquariums.

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Thank 235nunya
Joanna H, General Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! It thrills us to hear your family had an enjoyable experience. Please visit us again soon! -Joanna Hobday More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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66 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My Dad & his girlfriend are in their 80's... world class scuba divers for most of their lives. Due to aging & health concerns, they are unable to dive anymore so I thought this would be fun for them to be 'under'! We loved it! the exhibits are so well done, mostly geared towards kids, but we are big kids,... More 

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1 Thank SKnBK
Joanna H, General Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the FINtastic review! We are thrilled to hear we delivered a memorable experience to your family, especially world class divers! Come back and visit again soon! -Joanna Hobday More 

Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a nice aquarium but overpriced for what you get. Check for deals online before you book, there was a toddler special on certain days of the week. Something that was a nice surprise was the play structure at the end for the kids (was a little on the dirty side though).

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Thank Robyn P
Joanna H, General Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review

Hi Robyn! Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are sorry to hear we did not meet your expectations. If you have any additional feedback, please email us at Arizona@sealifeus.com. Thank you! -Joanna Hobday More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughters and I went with one of my friends and her children, we had a great time! The place was very clean and lots of great exhibits, but I feel like the pricing is a bit high. This is the only place I've ever seen that charges extra for the number of family members you have when you buy... More 

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Thank Katie W
Joanna H, General Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review

Hi Katie! Thanks for the review! We are sorry to hear you are unsatisfied with our annual passes, but we are thrilled to hear you had a great time! If you would like to contact us directly, please email us at Arizona@sealifeus.com. Thank you! -Joanna Hobday More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was great for my elementary school field trip. The students had so much fun.The staff was awesome. Nick was a great educational staff member. I recommend to all

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Joanna H, General Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us! We are thrilled to hear Nick provided a FINtastic experience for your field trip. We'll be sure to pass the positive feedback along to him! -Joanna Hobday More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in Phoenix with small children they will love this aquarium. It is small, they are given a "passport" to collect stamps and a pair of paper goggles to begin their journey. All the aquariums start at ground level and most end about 4' up. As a parent you either have to bend over or sit to see... More 

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1 Thank Rebecca R
Joanna H, General Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review

Hi Rebecca! Thanks for reviewing us. We are thrilled to hear you had a FINtastic time with your daughter. Be sure to follow us on social media for all the latest updates! -Joanna Hobday More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sea Life was a pretty decent aquarium. It's definitely aimed more for little children, but I found myself interested as well. The entire walk through took a little over an hour to complete. We were able to purchase tickets online so our wait wasn't as long. They have just about every basic animal you would expect to see at an... More 

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1 Thank Tony GameTime J
Joanna H, General Manager at SEA LIFE Aquarium Arizona, responded to this review

Hi Tony! Thanks for the review! We are excited to hear that you and your children were able to enjoy the experience. We hope you will visit us again soon! -Joanna Hobday More 

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