Suitable for all ages
Venue type: Indoor, Outdoor
Whether you’re fascinated by sharks or love with penguins, Sea Life Marine Sanctuary has a special underwater treat for all the family!
There are a massive thirteen zones to explore, getting you close to 1,000 amazing creatures in over 50 displays. Watch the rays break the surface with their wingtips and help to feed them at the end of the daily talk. Journey to the Great Barrier Reef and meet Nemo, before following in the footsteps of 20 cheeky penguins as you learn to waddle in the unique walkthrough penguin enclosure.
For the more daring of the group brace yourself for the Shark Encounter, see if you can spot the Black Tip Reef sharks and learn all about the threat of extinction of these misunderstood creatures. There’s even a chance to come face-to-face with 20 different species of crab, shrimp and other clawed creatures at the Claws: Invasion exhibition! Don’t forget to visit the Turtle Beach, Otter River, and the Seal Pool and enjoy the ambience of the Ocean Tunnel. You won’t want to come up for air!
- Yorkshire’s only seal hospital
- Home to a rescued Loggerhead Sea Turtle
- Outdoor Play Area & Mini Golf
- Restaurant Onsite
- Snacks Available
- Picnics Allowed
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Parking Available On-site
Getting There and Contact Information
Scalby Mills, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 6RP, England
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Monday to Friday 11:00 - 16:00
Saturday to Sunday 10:00 - 16:00
Adults (15+) from £9.50
Kids (3-13) from £8.00
Under 3's: Free
1 hour before attraction closes
Assistance/Guide Dogs only
Baby food facilities
There are baby food facilities available.