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Aquarium Remains Open with Outdoor Exhibits Only

Beginning Friday, July 3, through Friday, July 24, the Aquarium of the Pacific will be open with outdoor exhibits only in accordance with state health orders. Indoor areas will be temporarily closed.

Making Waves

Coral Reefs Exhibit Opens This Summer


Coral Reefs Exhibit Opens This Summer

Coral Reefs: Nature’s Underwater Cities will showcase the beauty and diversity of coral reefs and their animal residents in the Aquarium’s newly reimagined Tropical Pacific Gallery.

Shark and Ray Awareness Day

Aquarium Event

Jul 14, 2020, 9:00 AM—3:00 PM

Shark and Ray Awareness Day

Join the Aquarium of the Pacific for a virtual day-long event as we celebrate Shark and Ray Awareness Day!
Wigglie Squigglie

Online Academy Up Next

Jul 10, 2020, 9:00 AM—9:30 AM

Wigglie Squigglie

Most animals in the ocean do not have backbones. Join us as we examine amazing invertebrates, like sea stars, octopus, and snails.
Aquarium Online Academy

Live and On-Demand

Aquarium Online Academy

Your one-stop Aquarium resource for ocean learning from home, including live and on-demand programs, exhibit webcams, and much more for all ages.

Juvenile giant sea bass - Yutaka


Aquarium and Partners Plan to Release Giant Sea Bass

After successful breeding programs in aquarium settings, the project partners hope to help local populations of this distinctive fish rebound. Juvenile giant sea bass are being released in local waters.


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Wigglie Squigglie - thumbnail

July 10, 2020
9:00 AM—9:30 AM

Wigglie Squigglie

Whales - thumbnail

July 10, 2020
10:00 AM—10:30 AM


I Spy - thumbnail

July 10, 2020
11:00 AM—11:30 AM

I Spy

Science of SCUBA Diving - thumbnail

July 10, 2020
1:00 PM—1:30 PM

Science of SCUBA Diving

Mackerel Fish Dissection - thumbnail

July 10, 2020
2:00 PM—2:30 PM

Mackerel Fish Dissection