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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 good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea life” (182 reviews)
“small sharks” (38 reviews)
“shark tank” (28 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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+1 562-590-3100
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"sea life"
in 182 reviews
"small sharks"
in 38 reviews
"shark tank"
in 28 reviews
"sea world"
in 39 reviews
"school groups"
in 27 reviews
"lorikeet forest"
in 25 reviews
"outdoor exhibits"
in 26 reviews
"great exhibits"
in 38 reviews
"great for kids"
in 46 reviews
"all ages"
in 99 reviews
"behind the scenes"
in 51 reviews
"kids and adults"
in 27 reviews
"fun to watch"
in 25 reviews
"few hours"
in 74 reviews
"whole family"
in 34 reviews
"across the street"
in 53 reviews
"little pricey"
in 31 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago

When we first arrived, there were several school groups and it was hard to see much. After lunch, however, most of the groups were gone and it was easy to see the animals. I love the jellyfish. We were there on a Thursday, so on...More

Thank tkabj
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The good... loved all the Jelly fish and to be able to touch them was fun! Layout was nice with 2 levels(stairs and elevators). Restrooms were clearly marked and 2 places to eat and get snacks. The bad... price 29.99 for adults seems expensive. I...More

Thank JulieBandSteveB
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is amazing! The kids enjoyed every minute of it. Very informative. The staff did excellent jobs of explaining each different area of the aquarium. Good food at the cafe on the second level, loved the polenta and chicken. It was a 3 hour...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for a fun visit before we left on a cruise, and it was fabulous! This is a must -do! Don't miss this attraction!

Thank santadan2014
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very nice aquarium and it even includes a Lorikeet and monarch butterfly area. Beautiful sea life exhibits!

Thank Nancy A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like all the hands on activities at the aquarium. Lots of sea life you can touch like rays, sharks, jelly fish, and then there are the Lorikeet's! If the feeding station is open, pay the $4 for the little cup of liquid food. As...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Large facility with nice displays. We could of used more signs to help find the entrance. The Saturday we visited was almost too crowded.

Thank Kingsville_Mike
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for the first time with our 8 and 12 year old kids. It was very crowded but we saw everything. The exhibits were all beautiful and there was a wide array of animals/sea life. My kids were delighted to be picked to help...More

Thank KarinaH
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the grand daughter to the Aquarium when we visited Los Angeles. We had a great time watching the beautiful fish swimming in the enormous tanks. Special treat to feed the Lorikeets from a small cup of nectar in your hand. I always enjoy...More

Thank mrmachine
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a very basic aquarium that was cool but expensive for a run of the mill aquarium. The Seal tank which could've been the highlight for us was "being cleaned" was horrible beyond the point of routine cleaning.

Thank AntD141
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mjam0821
29 March 2018|
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Response from manders2016 | Reviewed this property |
Actually, the city of Long Beach has a FREE "Passport bus service" that circulates to the tourist areas and downtown shopping.THere is a stop close to the Carnival cruise terminal, which is by the Queen Mary, and stops at... More
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Michelle M
7 March 2018|
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Response from Sas B | Reviewed this property |
Although I am disabled and walk with a cane I am relatively mobile. In the aquarium itself it is extremely friendly for a person who is in a wheelchair. However while I was there I did not go whale watching. I do apologize... More
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Alejandro M
27 July 2017|
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