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Monterey Bay Aquarium Admission

Product ID: 148958
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One of the world’s greatest Aquariums and a global leader in ocean conservation, the Monterey Bay Aquarium, located on California's central coast, showcases mesmerizing live marine exhibits.
About this activity
Valid 1 day
Printed voucher required
Instant confirmation
Wheelchair accessible
Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 3 days in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy the scenic and historic location on California’s central coast, overlooking the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.
  • Peruse world-class aquarium exhibits and many “first” and “only” marine animals and plants showcased in the U.S. and world
  • Learn about the Aquarium's important conservation and science programs, tackling some of the most critical issues affecting ocean health
Full description
A premier U. S. West Coast aquarium and global leader in ocean conservation, this is the place that inspired the setting of Pixar’s "Finding Dory" and was featured in HBO’s “Big Little Lies”. Explore the Aquarium’s 322,000 square feet showcasing Pacific Ocean habitats with acclaimed exhibits such as the three-story Kelp Forest, the one-million-gallon Open Sea, and the beloved Sea Otters.

Marvel at dramatic ocean-front decks offering views of passing whales, dolphins, sea lions, and birds in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. The Aquarium also offers onsite, ocean-view dining at The Monterey Bay Aquarium Restaurant and Cafe, putting their Seafood Watch program and sustainable culinary trends into action.

Discover the wonders of Monterey Bay and how protecting the oceans benefits the world. Admission supports the nonprofit organization mission to inspire conservation of the ocean. 
Includes
  • Entrance and access to all exhibits and daily program schedule
What’s Not Included
  • Additional behind the scenes tours
  • Private guides
  • Interpretive services
  • Food and beverage
  • Gift shop items

When you get there

Meeting point

Monterey Bay Aquarium 886 Cannery Row Monterey California 93940

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Product ID: 148958