Polar Bear Shores

See the world's largest land carnivore up close

Observe the bears' graceful underwater swimming and playful behaviours through large underwater viewing windows.

Polar Bear Exhibit

Unique educational experience

Home to twins Hudson and Nelson, cub Mishka and Mum Liya

Underwater Viewing Area in the large exhibit area

Can't see the bears? They have the choice to come and go from the exhibit as much as they like. This allows them to feed, rest, play and spend time back of house. Feel free to wait, or visit again later.

Meet some of the Polar bears

Meet Hudson
Meet Hudson
Date of Birth: November 2003
Sex: Male

Hudson and his brother Nelson were both rescued from Quebec, Canada, after they lost their mother due to interactions with humans. Unable to survive on their own without her at such a young age, Hudson and Nelson were flown to Sea World when they were less than one year old.

Meet Nelson
Meet Nelson
Date of Birth: November 2003
Sex: Male

Nelson and his brother Hudson have been at Sea World since they were less than a year old. Nelson bred successfully with Liya in 2013 and had a son, Henry, in 2013.

Meet Liya
Meet Liya
Date of Birth: December 2000
Sex: Female

Liya was born with her brother Lutik in Leningrad Zoo, Russia, on the 9th Dec, 2000. They moved to Sea World together at approximately 1 year of age. Liya is a mother to Henry (born 2013) and Mishka (born 2017).

Exhibit location

Polar Bear Shores

The Main Exhibit and Polar Bear Preschool are located close to west side of the park, refer to the map for more details.

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