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Aquarium of the Pacific

Southern California’s Largest Aquarium
Take a journey of discovery at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach. Explore our exhibits and discover sunny Southern California and Baja, the frigid waters of the Northern Pacific, and the colorful reefs of the Tropical Pacific. Come face-to-face with and even touch the ocean’s ultimate predators in Shark Lagoon, hand-feed colorful lorikeet birds, and watch our Magellanic Penguins play.  With affordable prices and an entertaining AND educational experience for the whole family, there is no better time to visit the Aquarium of the Pacific than now.‚Äč
The Aquarium of the Pacific’s mission is to instill a sense of wonder, respect, and stewardship for the Pacific Ocean, its inhabitants, and ecosystems.
Home to more than 11,000 animals representing nearly 500 species, the Aquarium of the Pacific celebrates the planet’s largest and most diverse body of water: the Pacific Ocean. Featuring nineteen major habitats and thirty-two focus exhibits, the Aquarium is a world-class institution exploring the waters of Southern California, Baja, the Northern Pacific, and the Tropical Pacific. Touch sharks in Shark Lagoon, watch divers explore the Blue Cavern or Tropical Reef habitats, check out husbandry experts working in the Seal and Sea Lion Habitat, and get an opportunity to see the mesmerising seahorses and sea dragons in the Tropical Pacific Gallery!