Did you know that thousands of enormous shipping containers are lost from cargo vessels each year? Researchers from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute use deep-sea robots to study the life that grows around these containers. 

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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.