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A visiting elephant seal is enjoying some lazy days at nearby Hopkins Beach, just a short walk from the Aquarium. 
Enjoy an audio tour of the nearby Rec Trail.Thanks to The Harbor Seals of Pacific Grove on Facebook! 

A visiting elephant seal is enjoying some lazy days at nearby Hopkins Beach, just a short walk from the Aquarium. 

Enjoy an audio tour of the nearby Rec Trail.

Thanks to The Harbor Seals of Pacific Grove on Facebook



We often see dozens of harbor seals on the small, protected pocket beach near Hopkins Marine Station (next to the Aquarium). But did you know that we also have occasional visits from huge elephant seals? Visitors have spotted two in recent days!

We often see dozens of harbor seals on the small, protected pocket beach near Hopkins Marine Station (next to the Aquarium). But did you know that we also have occasional visits from huge elephant seals? Visitors have spotted two in recent days!

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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.