How do you truck a 30-foot gray whale model down Cannery Row? With a police escort! See the beginnings of the Aquarium in this #ThrowbackThursday video from the early 1980s.

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    I have been there! I loved it :D
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    Amazing to see this and kind of strange to know that my favorite aquarium is only 2 years younger than me
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    The background music makes this 10xs better
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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.