100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach California 90802
The Aquarium of the Pacific is one of the largest aquariums in the United States. It has 550 species that fill 17 major habitats, 31 focus exhibits and show visitors on the world of the Pacific Ocean's three regions: Southern California/Baja; the Tropical Pacific and the Northern Pacific. The Aquarium also anchors the upcoming Queensway Bay (the largest waterfront development in California history).
Situated on the water's edge, the aquarium provides a close encounter with mysterious creatures from the depths of the Pacific. The aquarium is open from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. every day of the year, except December 25th and during the weekend of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. Please call for admission prices.
Other Science nearby:
(Arcadia) Angeles National Forest
(Long Beach) Aquarium of the Pacific
(San Pedro) Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
(Los Angeles) California Museum of Science & Industry
(Santa Ana) Discovery Science Center
(Los Angeles) Griffith Observatory and Planetarium
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11/13 Coming to The Long Beach area
OC Greek Food Fest Anaheim CA May17-19 The OC Greek Food Festival celebrates the best of Greek food, music, dancing and culture. Experience authentic Greek foods and homemade Greek pastries; traditional Greek dancing and Greek music.
San Diego Greek Festival San Diego CA June7-9 Treat yourself to an enjoyable Friday evening with delicious Greek food,
imported beer, live Greek music and dancing. Then come back the next day for more fun. On Sunday, repeat as needed!
Baroque Music Festival Corona del Mar CA June16-23 We strive for historically stylistic interpretations of the great masterpieces of the Baroque period.
Santa Barbara Greek Festival Santa Barbara CA July27-28 Enjoy delectable festival favorites like gyros and moussaka. And no Greek village would be complete without homemade pastries from Yiayia's traditional recipes: baklava, melomakarona, and kataifi are just a few of the sweet treats to delight you.
Little Italy Festa San Diego CA October13 The largest Italian American festival on the West Coast. Hip and Historic Little Italy welcomes over 120,000 attendees with the tantalizing sights, sounds and aromas of Italian culture.