National Sea Life Centre
Bray, Co. Wicklow
All-Weather Marine and Freshwater Zoo

This collection of over 90 species of underwater animals is displayed in a range of exciting exhibits, including ‘Rivers of the World’, ‘Seahorse Sanctuary’, ‘Nemo’s Kingdom’, ‘Shark Nursery’, ‘Lair of the Octopus’, ‘Caribbean Cove’ and ‘Tropical Shark Lagoon’.

With regular talks and feeds throughout the day, a visit gives an informative and entertaining introduction to life beneath the waves, as well as an awareness of ecological and conservational threats to our Oceans.

Jewels of the Irish Sea, Interactive zone and Touch Pool is a new immersive and interactive experience where you will get up close to hundreds of beautiful creatures found in our seas.


Open: Open year round. See website for opening times.

Admission: Admission fees apply.


Public Transport

By Bus: Take bus number 145

By Dart (rail): Take the Dart to Bray

Contact Information

Address:Strand Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow

Phone:+353 1 286 6939

GPS Coordinates & MAP

53.3489, -6.2859