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Monterey Bay Aquarium

Plunge into the ocean's depths at the monterey bay aquarium

Dive into a world of underwater wonders when you visit the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Perched on the edge of the majestic Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, this fantastic attraction showcases more than 35,000 different creatures in over 200 awe-inspiring exhibits. Explore hands-on activities, interesting programs, and unique animal exhibits that serve as a window to the wonders of the world's oceans and other underwater habitats.

Learn about exotic fish and bizarre sea creatures. Watch aquarium divers feed fish and sharks in the giant kelp forest. Meet up with penguins and sea turtles, watch the sea otters dive and play, and touch marine animals, like bat rays and sea cucumbers. Focused on marine conservation and education, the Monterey Bay Aquarium invites visitors of all ages to come and discover one of the richest marine regions in the world.

Monterey Bay Aquarium from Light House Lodge Cottages, California

Monterey Bay Aquarium

886 Cannery Row, Monterey, California, 93940
Distance from Hotel: 2.1 miles

Hours & Price


Prices - Adults: $49.95: Children (3-12): $29.95; Seniors (65+): $39.95; Students (13-17): $39.95; Children under 3 enter free. Tours starting at $15.


HOURS - Open daily from 9:30 am - 6 pm.


  • Fiesta Del Mar
  • Evenings By The Bay
  • Sleepovers


  • Underwater Explorers
  • Guided Tours
  • Hands-On Exhibits
  • Animal Feedings
  • Restaurants
  • Gift Shops

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