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The world's largest ocean Aquarium of the Pacific Long Beach Meet more than 12,000 species.Take a journey of discovery through the world's largest ocean at the Aquarium of the Pacific. Meet more than 12,000 animals in over 100 exhibits as you explore sunny Southern California and Baja, the frigid waters of the Northern Pacific and the colorful reefs of the Tropical Pacific. Touch shark and ray species. Get up-close with a penguin. Touch sharks in Shark Lagoon. Feed colorful birds in Lorikeet Forest. Touch sea jellies. Join a Behind-the-Scenes Tour. Take a voyage on a daily Whale Watch or Harbor Cruise. You can even get up-close and feed a sea lion, sea otter or shark by reservation during weekend Animal Encounters. Plus, experience our new Honda Pacific Visions Theater, featuring a multisensory experience with a massive 180-degree curved screen. There's no better time to visit the Aquarium than now. For information about discounted Late Nights, festivals, the Guest Speakers Series and other programs, check out the Upcoming Events page. Save time by purchasing your tickets online or take advantage of the annual membership pass. Every purchase made at the nonprofit Aquarium helps support its ocean conservation education efforts.
In celebration of the local Native American cultures, the Aquarium of the Pacific will host its twelfth annual Moompetam Festival. This weekend celebration will feature traditional...