Did you know that our Sea Otter Research and Conservation (SORAC) organization  rescues every sea otter that comes ashore in distress along the California coast? Those otters wouldn’t survive without our help, and we’ve taken in more than 500 in 25 years. Most are cared for and released, but Kit, shown here, you can see on exhibit! Learn more: 

Did you know that our Sea Otter Research and Conservation (SORAC) organization  rescues every sea otter that comes ashore in distress along the California coast? Those otters wouldn’t survive without our help, and we’ve taken in more than 500 in 25 years. Most are cared for and released, but Kit, shown here, you can see on exhibit! Learn more: 

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The Monterey Bay Aquarium, perched on the edge of a world-famous coastline, is your window to the wonders of the ocean. It’s located on historic Cannery Row in Monterey and is open daily except Christmas Day.

For more information about our animals and exhibits, and to view our live web cams, please visit www.montereybayaquarium.org.

Hours of operation vary by season. Daily schedules and tickets are available on our website or by calling
(831) 648-4800.