Old man of the sea? We recently added a 10-pound Pacific spiny lobster to our Kelp Holdfast exhibit. These lobsters gain 1.5 pounds every 7-8 years, so this specimen could be decades old. And here’s the good news: California’s vast network of Marine Protected Areas is what helps them reach such ripe old ages!
Learn more about our exhibit animals

Old man of the sea? We recently added a 10-pound Pacific spiny lobster to our Kelp Holdfast exhibit. These lobsters gain 1.5 pounds every 7-8 years, so this specimen could be decades old. And here’s the good news: California’s vast network of Marine Protected Areas is what helps them reach such ripe old ages!

Learn more about our exhibit animals

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About me

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.