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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

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Auckland's Leading Attraction

Visit us and discover why Kelly Tarlton's is a New Zealand icon

Opened in 1985 by New Zealand underwater adventurer Kelly Tarlton, Sea Life Kelly Tarlton's is one of the top things to do in Auckland with kids or without!

Situated just outside Auckland CBD, SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Aquarium houses thousands of marine animals from hundreds of species, including sharks, penguins, turtles, stingrays, seahorses, fish and much, much more.

It is also home to the largest penguin colony in the Southern Hemisphere and is New Zealand's only turtle rescue centre! 

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Save up to 20% on tickets!

When you buy tickets online in advance

Buying aquarium tickets in advance directly through our official SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's website guarantees you entry and gives you access to great savings! 

Book tickets online 24 hours in advance and get up to 20% discount compared to standard general admission ticket prices at the door.


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