SEA LIFE New Jersey at American Dream in East Rutherford, NJ

1 American Dream Way East Rutherford , NJ 07073
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INSTANT CONFIRMATION

As with many businesses, we are actively monitoring the situation with regards to the outbreak of Covid-19 coronavirus and are in regular contact with health authorities. The advice from the health authorities has not changed, so our business is operating as normal and standard terms and conditions on bookings continue to apply.

The safety and wellbeing of our guests and staff is our priority and we will take all necessary precautions to ensure their continued welfare. As such, and in line with general public health guidance, we have implemented enhanced cleaning regimes throughout New Jersey SEA LIFE Aquarium and increased the availability of hand sanitization products and we ask all guests to observe good hygiene practices during their stay with us.

If you are planning on visiting New Jersey SEA LIFE Aquarium from an area that has been directly affected by the coronavirus AND if you are showing symptoms similar to those associated with the virus (for example:  fever, cough, breathlessness), we please politely ask that do not visit New Jersey SEA LIFE Aquarium and instead contact immediately your local health authority or doctor for further advice and instruction.

Overview

Experience the city under the sea at SEA LIFE Aquarium, located in New Jersey’s American Dream! Come face-to-fin with thousands of the ocean’s most fascinating creatures in 10+ interactive exhibits themed to New York’s most memorable moments. Discover the wonders of the ocean without getting wet.

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Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our East Rutherford Travel Experts
  • 10+ breathtaking exhibits.
  • Come face to fin with countless creatures.
  • The last entry is 1 hour before closing.
  • No eating or drinking inside Sea Life Aquarium.
  • Hand sanitizers have been added throughout the attraction.

Description

from SEA LIFE New Jersey at American Dream
Experience the city under the sea at SEA LIFE Aquarium, located in New Jersey’s American Dream mall!

Come face-to-fin with thousands of the ocean’s most amazing creatures in 10+ interactive exhibits themed to New York’s most memorable moments, bringing the magic of the streets to an awe-inspiring underwater world. Discover why the rock pool creatures are the ‘Athletes of the Shores’ in our interactive touch pool, why seahorses are the ‘Ballet Dancers of the Ocean, and why jellies are the ‘Disco DJs the Deep,’ and more. Enjoy up-close encounters with friendly rays and experience yellow eels swarming through rush hour, just like NYC taxi cabs.

Finish your journey with a walk-through ‘City Under the Sea,’ an underwater tunnel featuring panoramic views of Manhattan landmarks rising from the seabed amidst schools of tropical fish, sharks, rays, and more! Discover the wonders of the ocean without getting wet.

Parking Information:
Parking is available at American Dream. The closest parking lot to our attraction is Parking Lot A. Parking Fees apply and are subject to change.

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Frequently Asked Questions about SEA LIFE New Jersey at American Dream

Can We Come And Go?

To ensure their guests have the best experience possible, they limit the number of visitors that can be in SEA LIFE at one time.

What are the hours of operation?

Check the ticket guide to learn of their operational hours during your preferred date(s)!


Are Visits Guided?

Visits to New Jersey SEA LIFE Aquarium are not guided. The typical visit takes 1-2 hours, but you are welcome to stay for as long as you wish.


Can I Bring My Own Food And Drink?

We do not allow outside food or beverage unless caring for babies or food allergies in children.


Is New Jersey SEA LIFE Aquarium Suitable For Visitors With Disabilities / Wheelchair Users?

Yes, we are fully accessible for visitors with disabilities and wheelchair users. We do not provide wheelchair or stroller rentals at our attraction.


How Do We Ensure Guest Safety And Well-Being In Our Attraction?

  • SEA LIFE New Jersey is taking all possible steps to ensure the safety and well-being of our guests, staff and creatures as needed, and are following the local safety regulations in place. This includes limiting capacity, requiring face coverings for staff, and ensuring social distancing through various signage and monitoring staff.
  • Face masks are recommended. 
  • Enhanced cleaning measures will also be implemented throughout the day to clean and sanitize the aquarium including high-frequency touch points and play areas


Why Do I Need To Book A Date And Time For My Visit?

After booking your ticket you will then need to reserve a date and time for your arrival. This helps us make your experience more enjoyable by reducing queue times, speeding up your entry into the attraction, and reducing crowding. Once inside the attraction, you may stay as long as you like!


My Time Is In 7 Minutes And There Is A Small (Or No) Line, Why Can't We Enter Yet?

To ensure our guests have the best experience possible, we limit the number of visitors that can be in SEA LIFE at one time. There are 30 minute windows between reservation times to control capacity in the attraction.  This creates a better experience for all our guests!


Why Are We Reserving A Time If There Is Still A Line To Get In?

During peak times, you may experience a short wait in the "I Have Tickets" line as guests enter SEA LIFE.


What If We Are Late For Our Reserved Time?

Guests that are a half hour late or more for their reservation will enter the "I Have Tickets" line, but may experience a longer than usual wait time.