Scottish Sea Life Sanctuary, Oban, Argyll & the Isles

The Sanctuary offers a fascinating insight into the myriad marine marvels to be discovered beneath the seas around our own shores, providing close encounters with everything from humble shrimps to sharks and North American otters.

Experience what a seal pup rescue is really like – through the eyes of an abandoned pup. From SOS call-out to intensive care, follow the progress of an injured pup on its fascinating road to recovery and eventual release.

New for 2006 the Loch Creran Experience. An amazing touch pool experience which allows visitors to get up close and personal to a host of amazing wildlife found on our own doorstep in Loch Creran. regular talks and presentations offer the opportunity to learn more about creatures such as starfish, sunstars and a variety of crabs.

The Centre opens up to visitors the pioneering seahorse breeding and research work that marine experts have been conducting behind the scenes at Sea Life centres since 1995.