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SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Aquarium

23 Tamaki Drive, Ōrākei

Auckland 1071

New Zealand

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Regular days of operation: Thursday - Monday Bookings are essential - purchase your tickets online 24 hours in advance with a discount of 20%!
SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Aquarium

03 Sep 2014 14:25:36

Auckland Heritage Festival

Celebrate the life and vision of Kelly Tarlton and how his ground-breaking ideas and
tenacity created one of Auckland's best known landmarks and how his dream is
still alive today.
Limited places are available for an exclusive tour of the aquarium with our experienced
and knowledgeable guide. Watch how Kelly created his dream and made it come true, 
and enjoy a tour showing historic images of the aquarium and looking at the changes
that have been made today.
To be captivated by his incredible story and be part of these very special tours,
bookings are essential - to reserve a space email marketing@kellytarltons.co.nz
Tours take place at 12pm, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm - please allow an hour.
Places are limited, due to the content this tour is more suitable for adults. 
Please be aware the tour will include some stair climbing and uneven surfaces.
Unfortunately due to the power outage we were unable to run this event on Sunday.
We have no current plans to reschedule, but please keep an eye on our website for this tour
as part of our 30th birthday celebrations for 2015.


  • Enjoy unlimited entry for a full 12 months!
  • Discounts on experiences, food & beverages, and much more!
  • Skip the queues with express Annual Pass attraction entry


Full Price


Adult From (Child from $23.20)
  • Book online a day in advance to save 20% in off peak
  • Express entry with mobile ticket entry
  • Price includes a Digi Photo Pass giving you 10 digital photos – valued at $26!