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Finned and friendly! Despite what you may see on #SharkWeek, not all sharks are scary. Our Underwater Explorers sometimes swim with a swell shark, as you can see in this diver’s-eye video.

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Come dive with us! In our Underwater Explorers program, kids ages eight to 13 are introduced to surface scuba diving in our Great Tide Pool, where they’ll meet amazing animals while getting a fish’s-eye view of the wonders of the bay. This time lapse video gives you a bird’s-eye view of the action! 

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(Video: Patrick Webster)

New! Our Sea Otter Tour gives you an insider’s look at how we care for exhibit animals and help save this threatened species in the wild. Learn more and signup

New! Our Sea Otter Tour gives you an insider’s look at how we care for exhibit animals and help save this threatened species in the wild.

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Ever fall asleep under swirling, sparkling sardines? Help celebrate healthy oceans and join us for a World Oceans Day sleepover! Enjoy special tours and activities, then settle in next to your favorite exhibit for the night. Signup now

Ever fall asleep under swirling, sparkling sardines? Help celebrate healthy oceans and join us for a World Oceans Day sleepover! Enjoy special tours and activities, then settle in next to your favorite exhibit for the night. 

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How are you celebrating World Oceans Day? Pack up your ocean-themed pajamas and join us for a sleepover next to your favorite fishes! Signup now

How are you celebrating World Oceans Day? Pack up your ocean-themed pajamas and join us for a sleepover next to your favorite fishes!

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There’s only one way to get this awesome view off our decks at dawn: an Aquarium  sleepover! Ring in the New Year with your entire family. Enjoy a sparkling cider toast at 9 p.m. and wake up with the fishes on New Year’s Day. 
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(©Brian Glahn)

There’s only one way to get this awesome view off our decks at dawn: an Aquarium  sleepover! Ring in the New Year with your entire family. Enjoy a sparkling cider toast at 9 p.m. and wake up with the fishes on New Year’s Day. 

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(©Brian Glahn)

Love jellies? Join us for a Jellyfish Jamboree Nov. 2–3. Enjoy special presentations, groove to live music and learn how we raise one of the ocean’s most mysterious invertebrates. Included with admission.
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Love jellies? Join us for a Jellyfish Jamboree Nov. 2–3. Enjoy special presentations, groove to live music and learn how we raise one of the ocean’s most mysterious invertebrates. Included with admission.

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Is this the best sleeping pill ever? Our Seashore Sleepovers let you doze off in front of a thousand graceful fish. We’ve still got room on September 21!
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Is this the best sleeping pill ever? Our Seashore Sleepovers let you doze off in front of a thousand graceful fish. We’ve still got room on September 21!

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What’s your Ultimate Aquarium Adventure? You could win a deluxe package for six that includes a VIP special-access behind-the-scenes tour, Aquarium sleepover with priority sleeping choice, morning Feeding Frenzy tour,or  private viewing of a sea otter feeding. 
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What’s your Ultimate Aquarium Adventure? You could win a deluxe package for six that includes a VIP special-access behind-the-scenes tour, Aquarium sleepover with priority sleeping choice, morning Feeding Frenzy tour,or  private viewing of a sea otter feeding. 

Vote for your team and enter to win the Ultimate Aquarium Adventure

It’s party time! Join us August 9 for Sip & Sea, our first-ever 21+ event where guests can explore the Aquarium and mingle over cocktails and live music.
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It’s party time! Join us August 9 for Sip & Sea, our first-ever 21+ event where guests can explore the Aquarium and mingle over cocktails and live music.

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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.