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Aquarium of the Pacific

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100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802-8126
+1 562-590-3100
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Take a journey of discovery through the world’s largest ocean at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea life” (177 reviews)
“small sharks” (38 reviews)
“sea world” (39 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
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100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802-8126
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1 - 10 of 2,374 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This was a great aquarium, but it is pricey and not as big as I thought it would be. If you have a AAA card, you can get a bigger discount if you purchase your tickets through AAA prior to going. We saw everything in...More

Thank Carey W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Thoroughly enjoyed the aquarium. Lot of unique displays and very informative. Highly recommend doing the Behind the Scene Tour.

Thank catlady256256
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Centrally located on the Long Beach waterfront this is an excellent aquarium with wonderful exhibits. We spent 2 1/2 hours touring the main exhibit's (shark lagoon, lorikeets, sea otters, sea lions and seals, as well as the big tank displays. Then we took a Behind...More

Thank Angus W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wanted to see the Queen Mary and ended up getting a combo ticket for the aquarium. Lucky I did. The Queen Mary was pretty disappointing with few places to see before paying more. The aquarium was really well done and even had bird feeding....More

Thank Egerlaender
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our 10 year old and was very surprised and how many hands on things you could do. He especially liked petting the jelly fish and sting rays.

Thank PTAMOM2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a coupon but couldn’t use it at the kiosk so instead of standing in extremely long line we just paid full price. For an aquarium on the ocean we expected much more. It was crowed, not from a lot of people but from...More

Thank CNG2005
Reviewed 1 week ago

Learn all about the sea life of the Pacific Ocean at this large aquarium. Huge tanks of fish and other creatures that live in the Pacific region. This aquarium has lots for kids to look at and touch at close range, such as rays, small...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to take a small kid or teenager. I do recommend a guided tour that will take you around this big aquarium. I feel like you appreciate marine life much more with a guided tour.

Thank Henry P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it's a really fun place. They have fun interactive presentations going on around the clock. The young kids shows with animal puppets are hilarious my 3 year old had a blast. Two things I would recommend 1-Download the aquarium app it helps with show times...More

Thank zezee73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed taking my granddaughter to the aquarium of the Pacific. Disappointed in the frog exhibit they were so tiny you could hardly see them on TV they looked bigger. Parking is rather expensive and it’s unclear that you can get an eight dollar voucher when...More

Thank Linda M
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Alejandro M
27 July 2017|
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Response from darkfalcon500 | Reviewed this property |
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mnky100
11 June 2017|
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Response from Tedd B | Reviewed this property |
At that time it will probably be pretty long. If possible, get there when the ticket office opens to avoid the long lines
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Charlotte M
11 May 2017|
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Response from Munchkin208 | Reviewed this property |
The whale watching tour would be fine for a 2 year old - the downstairs indoor seating area is enclosed (no chance of falling overboard!) and has huge windows so you can still see really well.
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