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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.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea life” (178 reviews)
“small sharks” (38 reviews)
“sea world” (39 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802-8126
+1 562-590-3100
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came here on a Saturday which was very busy. The staff was very nice. I went around twice and got my book stamped that I was given at the beginning. Unfortunately I couldn't catch the shows as I entered a bit late. I enjoyed touching...More

Thank youngSaudiTraveller
Reviewed 2 days ago

I walked to the Aquarium and along the walk watching dolphins in bay. What a beautiful area to make the day of it.

Thank Debra S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Bought harbor cruise combo ticket. The aquarium is smaller than I expected and we went through in a little over an hour. We were neither overwhelmed nor rushed so things were just about right. I ended up taking a lot of pictures because the exhibits...More

Thank Hank H
Reviewed 4 days ago

The aquarium was very good, lots of different sealife to see. The cost was average price. would go back again

Thank MrsJC2013
Reviewed 4 days ago

Such a good aquarium! The behind the scenes tour is a must! You learn all about how the aquarium runs and how and what they feed the animals. You get to see holding tanks where they keep animals/fish for things! We saw a pregnant male...More

Thank MelCS7
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Taking a break from a business function at the convention center we explored the aquarium. Amazing displays of all varieties of see life in different environments. The aquarium is under going a large expansion but the open areas are clean up to date and interesting....More

Thank Islander1971mv
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had nothing better to do for an afternoon so went on a date to the aquarium. It was the most I've ever spent to look at fish, but well worth the visit. We were busy for hours looking at everything - I can only imagine...More

Thank Hannahbears_mom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Huge number of fish and animals, both inside and outside. Well organized and laid out so that you can flow through the exhibits without backtracking and everything is easy to see. If you like Jelly Fish this is your place.

Thank Sanitarian2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have kids, they'll love all the interactive parts of the aquarium. Getting to touch sharks and sting rays in the lagoon is really cool. Good times for a couple as well. If your into this type of thing. But come on.... who isn't.....More

Thank Salvador D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had half a day with nothing to do so we went here. It was priced a bit high at $30 but in the end I felt it was worth the money spent. Friendly volunteers are everywhere and dont hesitate to tell you about the...More

Thank erickl1000
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Alejandro M
27 July 2017|
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Response from darkfalcon500 | Reviewed this property |
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
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.