News Update February 2017
A colony of Leaf-cutter Ants can now be found above the Caiman Crocodiles. Ants colony

Rescued Seal Pups
Obi Wan, male grey seal pup, was rescued from in front of the Sanctuary late at about 8.30pm in the evening of 12th February 2017 by Nat, Supervisor of the Animal Care Team.
At first the pup appeared to just be exhausted from rough seas and a little underweight but a closer look revealed he had some nasty wounds to his flippers and an infection as a result.
Although Obi Wan was very poorly when he arrived immediately ate fish for himself. Obi Wan
Also in the hospital are Senator Bail, Padmé, Rey and Aayla.
Senator Bail Photo of Senator Bail was taken on 19th February 2017
Padmé Padme
Rey Rey
Aayla Aayla
Darth Vader, Jyn and Pao are in the Outdoor seal enclosure for their final stage of rehabilation before being released back to the wild in the coming months.
Pao Pao
Darth Vader Darth Vader
Jyn Jyn
Pups Released
Joy (photo below) and Princess Leia were returned to the wild on 2nd February 2017 from the beach at the front of Hunstanton SEA LIFE.

Click here to watch a short video of the release.

Photo Gallery
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Adopt a Seal Pup
A special way to honour a birthday, special occasion or to commemorate the life of a loved one, while supporting an important cause.

Why not adopt a seal pup or a creature and help to maintain the first class animal care at the Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary. Please click here for more details.

If You Discover a
Seal Pup in the Wild!
If you should discover a seal pup that seems to be in distress, or is alone, what you do next could mean the difference between life and death for the animal.

DO keep your distance; DON´T attempt to handle the pup; DON´T attempt to put the pup in the sea; DON´T ignore the situation; DO tell the appropriate organisation. Please call the Hunstanton SEA LIFE on 01485 533576.
Seal Pups on the beach
The Animal Care Team are on call around the clock to race to the rescue of seal pups in trouble anywhere around the coast.

Back at the Sanctuary, pups receive expert veterinary care and are gradually weaned from a liquid diet to whole fish in the purpose built hospital.

Then it´s to the outdoor pools to gain weight and build strength and stamina ready to resume life in the wild.

Towels Always Wanted!
Animal Care Team would like to Thank everyone for donating their towels to help with the seal pups.
If anyone has any spare towels, please drop them into the reception at the Sanctuary. Thank You so much.

Attraction´s Leaflet
The Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary´s leaflet is available, Click here to download a printer friendly pdf version.

Save Money on your Admission Tickets
Don´t forget to purchase your entrance tickets for single admission tickets, family tickets, group tickets, school bookings, etc., on-line in advance and Save up to 30%.

Plus you can also purchase SEA LIFE Annual Passes and Merlin Annual Passes.

When you click here or on the above link, it will take you through to Merlin Entertainments´
official booking website for Hunstanton SEA LIFE for the Best Price Guarantee.

A Frequent Question: I´m on holiday in the area and can´t print my entrance tickets.
Answer: Please click here for more details about printing tickets.

This news update has been put together by volunteers/supporters of the Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary.