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The “San Jose Mercury News” says our “Tentacles exhibit will suck you in.” Has it grabbed YOU yet? Check out this great profile of our new special exhibition

The “San Jose Mercury News” says our “Tentacles exhibit will suck you in.” Has it grabbed YOU yet?

Check out this great profile of our new special exhibition


Happy Easter! Hope you are having this much fun. Watch as our otters go crazy for clam-covered ice eggs.

We recently saw a blue whale from our Great Tide Pool deck—the largest animal on the planet! It’s an early sighting, as we normally don’t see blues until June.Watch our live bay cam

We recently saw a blue whale from our Great Tide Pool deck—the largest animal on the planet! It’s an early sighting, as we normally don’t see blues until June.

Watch our live bay cam


More egg madness in our otter exhibit—have a great #Easter weekend! Watch the cuteness live

More egg madness in our otter exhibit—have a great #Easter weekend!

Watch the cuteness live


Our otters are already enjoying an egg-cellent Easter weekend. You? The Aquarium’s clever staff really outdid themselves with these ice eggs—the “frosting” is made from ground clams. Yum! Learn more about our otters—and how we’re helping save this threatened species

Our otters are already enjoying an egg-cellent Easter weekend. You? The Aquarium’s clever staff really outdid themselves with these ice eggs—the “frosting” is made from ground clams. Yum!

Learn more about our otters—and how we’re helping save this threatened species


Have you had a chance to visit our Tentacles special exhibition yet? If not, this video tour might convince you!

Learn more about the exhibit


Beautiful, mysterious—and little changed in 150-million years. Have you seen them? We have chambered nautilus in our new special exhibition, Tentacles: The Astounding Lives of Octopuses, Squid and Cuttlefishes.

Learn more about nautilus


Let the magic begin! Our Tentacles special exhibition is now open. Hope you get a chance to visit!Learn more about the exhibitLearn more about the flamboyant cuttlefish(Michael Fiala/Reuters)

Let the magic begin! Our Tentacles special exhibition is now open. Hope you get a chance to visit!

Learn more about the exhibit

Learn more about the flamboyant cuttlefish

(Michael Fiala/Reuters)

Can you find the cuttlefish? Come make your own discoveries this weekend at the Aquarium—we’ll have longer hours April 12-27 in honor of spring break (and our new exhibit): 9:30 am to 6 pm (9 am on weekends for members).Learn more

Can you find the cuttlefish? Come make your own discoveries this weekend at the Aquarium—we’ll have longer hours April 12-27 in honor of spring break (and our new exhibit): 9:30 am to 6 pm (9 am on weekends for members).

Learn more


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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.