Cornish Seal Sanctuary
Hear about dramatic rescues and meet the seal and sea lion characters whose individual stories are brought to life during your visit.
The Sanctuary is also home to fun loving otters, playful penguins and potty paddock animals.
Explore behind the scenes at the heart of marine rescue in Cornwall’s only working Seal Hospital. See how we carry out life-saving work with our animals and nurture our new arrivals. You can also experience what it takes to become a marine expert. From a sneak peek at our food preparation area, to getting hands on in our hospital pup pen you’ll get an insight into the science behind the Sanctuary. We also have a host of special activities to celebrate this year please check out our events tab for full details.
Tucked against the picturesque backdrop of the Helford River, the Sanctuary is a designated site of special scientific interest and an area of outstanding natural beauty. Our 42 acre centre also boasts a woodland quiz trail, café with undercover seating and two gift shops. Don’t miss out on our great all year round events calendar.
Cornwall Today Awards 2013 - Best Contribution to Wildlife and Conservation Award
Adult - £15.50
Child - £12.50
Concession - £14.50
Under 3's go free
Save up to 30% off by booking online at www.visitsealife.com/gweek
Please visit our website for our opening times www.visitsealife.com/gweek . Dogs on leads always welcome. Groups discounts available for advanced bookings of 10 or more.
Events at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary
Celebrating 60 years of Seal Rescue!
Join the Sanctuary to celebrate our Diamond Anniversary this summer at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary!
From 21st July – 2nd September, you can swim through history and learn all about our origins; from our beginning in 1958 to our record year of seal rescue today.
Take part in a guided historic tour where you can learn about how seal rescue has changed or take a moment in our Seal Cinema where you can sit back and enjoy a visual journey through the last 60 years.
We also have daily talks and feeds as well as fun and games for all the family!
Book online for fantastic savings www.visitsealife.com/gweek