The Aquarium of the Pacific at Long Beach, California, is the perfect destination for anyone interested in getting a closer look at marine life such as sharks, jellyfish, penguins, and seals. You can even touch some of the rays and sharks while they are swimming! The aquarium is a great destination for adults as well as for families.
There are plenty of educational programs and speakers throughout the year that will help you gain a deeper understanding and appreciation of the creatures that live in the oceans. Adults who wish to see the aquarium when it is less crowded should plan their visit for early in the morning or later in the day.Places nearby:
The Queen Mary: The 1000 ft Retired British Ocean Liner 1 km / 0 mi
California Science Center: Makes Learning Fun 29 km / 18 mi
Natural History Museum in Los Angeles: Go Back to the Past 29 km / 18 mi
The Original Farmers Market: The Iconic Market of L. A. 37 km / 23 mi
Hollywood Roosevelt: A Historic Hotel for the Stars 40 km / 24 mi