The National Sealife Centre is an indoors aquatic Zoo with 30+ displays. It contains sea creatures from the world’s oceans: there are over 70 different species on view, including an impressive tropical shark lagoon. Check the Centre’s website for feeding times/talks [piranha, carp, tropical sharks, octopus, seahorses, sting ray]. Kids rate this a 5-star experience.
Open 7 days a week (except Christmas Day and St Stephens Day)
Winter hours: Open Monday to Friday 11.00 am to 4.00 pm (last admissions 3.00 pm )
Open Saturday/Sunday 10.00 am to 6.00 pm (last admissions 5.00 pm)
Summer hours: Open 7 days, 10.00 am to 6.00 pm (last admissions 5.00 pm)
Open Christmas Eve: 11.00 am-4.00 pm
Open New Year’s Day: 12.00 pm-6.00 pm
Closed Dec 25-26.
Seafront, Bray, Co. Wicklow.
Tel: 01 2866939.
Admission €11.50 per adult (if booked online; otherwise, the price at the door is €13.50); concessions