Sea Life Centre Weymouth
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Sea Life Centre Weymouth

Sea Life Centre Weymouth offers a diverse and immersive experience with its 16 different zones, each showcasing a unique aspect of marine life. Visitors can journey through captivating exhibits that transport them from coral reefs to the depths of the ocean. The Night & Day Ocean Display provides a fascinating glimpse into the underwater world during different times of the day.

Sea Life Centre Weymouth offers the opportunity to “Adopt an Animal,” allowing visitors to support conservation efforts and contribute to the well-being of their chosen species.

Gift vouchers are available for purchase, making it easy to share the wonders of the Sea Life Centre with friends and family.

The centre also welcomes school visits, providing educational programs that combine learning with interactive experiences, ensuring an engaging and informative visit for students of all ages. Sea Life Centre Weymouth is a captivating destination that offers something for everyone while promoting marine conservation and education.

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Prepare to be enchanted as you uncover the secrets and marvel at the delicate beauty of the seahorses in this immersive and educational experience. Let the journey into the ‘Seahorse Nursery’ ignite your curiosity and deepen your appreciation for these enchanting creatures.


Discover the captivating world of penguins at Weymouth SEA LIFE Adventure Park, where two distinct species reside. Journey to Penguin Island and encounter the comical Humboldt Penguins, their antics sure to bring a smile to your face. Additionally, be awe-inspired by the presence of Fairy Penguins, the sole colony of its kind in Europe.

Turtle Sanctuary

In the vast expanse of our oceans and rivers, there exist more than 300 species of turtles. Among them, seven species are specifically adapted to life in the sea, known as Sea Turtles. Unfortunately, some of these Sea Turtle species are critically endangered. These majestic creatures face numerous threats in their habitats.


Our dedicated team of carers has invested countless hours in providing enriching experiences for these otters. Through this careful enrichment, they have developed remarkable abilities and are capable of tackling complex tasks. Don’t just take our word for it; you simply must come and witness their incredible skills firsthand.

Coral Reef Inhabitants

When corals encounter stress caused by pollution, temperature fluctuations, or changes in acidity levels, they undergo a process known as coral bleaching. During this phenomenon, corals expel the algae residing in their shells. The algae provide the corals with vibrant colors, and without them, the corals appear white.


Embark on a thrilling expedition deep into the heart of the rainforest and uncover a world brimming with bizarre and fascinating creatures. Prepare to encounter an array of extraordinary beings, including the vibrant poison dart frogs, the fierce piranhas, the mysterious dragonfish, and the skilled archerfish.


Venture to the scenic harbourside, which serves as the abode for native ray species in the UK. Here, amidst the tranquil waters, you’ll have the opportunity to witness and appreciate the captivating presence of these majestic creatures.

Tropical Lagoon

Embark on an extraordinary tropical adventure at SEA LIFE, where you can behold a breathtaking array of thousands of amazing creatures. Dive into vibrant marine ecosystems that teem with life, as you witness the incredible diversity of species that inhabit these tropical waters.

Night And Day Ocean Experience

Immerse yourself in the mesmerizing transformation of a coral reef, as you witness the captivating journey from night to day in our reimagined Ocean Tunnel display. Step into an enchanting world where time seems to stand still, and observe the vibrant marine life as it gracefully transitions through the cycles of darkness and light.

Fairy Penguin Island

In 2018, we welcomed a delightful colony of Fairy Penguins (Eudyptula minor) to our SEA LIFE center. These charming penguins found a new home with us when their sanctuary in Manly, Australia, unfortunately had to close. We are incredibly privileged to be the exclusive home to these Fairy Penguins in all of Europe.

Seal Harbour

Commonly referred to as harbour seals, these remarkable creatures are often found in sandflats and estuaries, where they display their distinct behaviors and characteristics. The UK’s largest colony of common seals can be found in The Wash of East Anglia, serving as a vital habitat for these fascinating marine mammals


Rockpools, formed by the water that remains when the tide recedes, create unique and dynamic habitats. These shallow pools become homes to a plethora of diverse creatures. In order to survive in such an environment, these inhabitants must possess remarkable resilience and adaptability.

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Carribean Cove Adventure

Embark on an exhilarating adventure along the shores of Caribbean Cove, where not only can you have endless fun, but also contribute to the preservation of our precious seas. Join forces with Tyler the Turtle and become a SEA LIFE Ranger, entrusted with the vital mission of locating and safeguarding turtle eggs.

Castaway Bay Splash Zone and Pool

Indulge in hours of endless fun at the Splash Zone and Pool of Weymouth SEA LIFE Adventure Park. Dive into a world of excitement as you splash around in the water play jets, enjoying the exhilarating sensation of water cascading all around you.


Our Wetlands Conservation Trail was thoughtfully crafted to foster the presence of indigenous wildlife species within our Park. We owe much of its success to the valuable assistance of the Dorset Wildlife Trust and Martin Young from “Nectar Plants,” who generously shared their expertise, advice, and even provided us with various plants.

Sensory Garden

Immerse yourself in a sensory garden experience that will awaken your senses and provide a serene refuge for your mind. Designed with careful consideration, our sensory garden aims to captivate and engage your fundamental senses of sight, smell, sound, and touch.

Opening Times

Monday: 10am – 4pm
Tuesday: 10am – 4pm
Wednesday: 10am – 4pm
Thursday: 10am – 4pm
Friday: 10am – 4pm
Saturday: 10am – 4pm
Sunday: 10am – 4pm


Lodmoor Country Park, Weymouth DT4 7SX

Phone Number

01305 761070




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Ticket Price List

Ticket TypePrice
Standard Ticket£19.00 – £26.00
Anytime Entry Ticket£29.00
Local Annual Passes£36.00
Merlin Discovery Pass£99.00

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Is there car parking?Yes
Can I bring my own food?No
Is there food and drink?Restaurant
Is there a toilet?Yes
Can I take my dog?Assistance dogs only

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