Showing posts tagged as "open sea"

Is the mahi mahi the most beautiful fish in the sea? Some people think so, thanks to its iridescent body colors—metallic blues and greens on the back and sides, with white and yellow underneath. We just added two to our Open Sea exhibit!
Learn more about the dolphinfish (Mahi mahi).

Is the mahi mahi the most beautiful fish in the sea? Some people think so, thanks to its iridescent body colors—metallic blues and greens on the back and sides, with white and yellow underneath. We just added two to our Open Sea exhibit!

Learn more about the dolphinfish (Mahi mahi).

People tell us they love these two huge exhibits, which supply diver’s-eye views of the ocean around us. Which is YOUR favorite? 
Vote now via your desktop or your mobile.

People tell us they love these two huge exhibits, which supply diver’s-eye views of the ocean around us. Which is YOUR favorite?

Vote now via your desktop or your mobile.

Sometimes you just have to give in to the feeling. How does the Aquarium move YOU? 
Learn more about the Open Sea exhibit. 

Sometimes you just have to give in to the feeling. How does the Aquarium move YOU? 

Learn more about the Open Sea exhibit

Just in case you were wondering…she said yes! Congratulations to Chris Quevedo and his fiance, Kat Doty.
Want to create a special moment at the Aquarium? 
Learn more.
(Carlo Sese photo)

Just in case you were wondering…she said yes! Congratulations to Chris Quevedo and his fiance, Kat Doty.

Want to create a special moment at the Aquarium? 

Learn more.

(Carlo Sese photo)

Love sharks? We just added a beautiful sandbar shark to the Open Sea exhibit. Believe it or not, this shark originally came from Hawaii on an airplane. Since then, it’s been growing up  behind the scenes at our Animal Research and Care Center in Marina, until we felt it was large enough to go on display!
Watch now on our live web cam!
Learn how we’re helping save sharks.

Love sharks? We just added a beautiful sandbar shark to the Open Sea exhibit. Believe it or not, this shark originally came from Hawaii on an airplane. Since then, it’s been growing up  behind the scenes at our Animal Research and Care Center in Marina, until we felt it was large enough to go on display!

Watch now on our live web cam!

Learn how we’re helping save sharks.

Who gets the sardine swirl started, anyway? Ask this and other pressing questions at the Google Hangout with our experts Thursday at noon PT!  We have spots available on camera. You can also submit your questions if you want them asked on air, so let us know in the comments section if you would like to join.
View the event.

Who gets the sardine swirl started, anyway? Ask this and other pressing questions at the Google Hangout with our experts Thursday at noon PT!  We have spots available on camera. You can also submit your questions if you want them asked on air, so let us know in the comments section if you would like to join.

View the event.

We want you! Have questions about sharks, rays, molas and other animals in our Open Sea exhibit?
Attend our Google Hangout!

We want you! Have questions about sharks, rays, molas and other animals in our Open Sea exhibit?

Attend our Google Hangout!

Do you love the Open Sea exhibit? Want to know what it’s like to feed a huge pelagic ray or swim with sharks? Attend our live Google Hangout with experts Oct. 4 at noon PT. Anyone can watch! (Or if you’re on Google+, you can interact live or submit questions in advance.)
Learn more.

Do you love the Open Sea exhibit? Want to know what it’s like to feed a huge pelagic ray or swim with sharks? Attend our live Google Hangout with experts Oct. 4 at noon PT. Anyone can watch! (Or if you’re on Google+, you can interact live or submit questions in advance.)

Learn more.

Do you love the Open Sea exhibit? Want to know what it’s like to feed a huge pelagic ray or swim with sharks? Attend our live Google Hangout with experts Oct. 4 at noon PT. Anyone can watch! 
Also, if you’re on Google+, you can interact live or submit questions in advance!
Learn more. 

Do you love the Open Sea exhibit? Want to know what it’s like to feed a huge pelagic ray or swim with sharks? Attend our live Google Hangout with experts Oct. 4 at noon PT. Anyone can watch!

Also, if you’re on Google+, you can interact live or submit questions in advance!

Learn more

Talk about a mass movement! Who got this sardine swirl started, anyway? And why do they do it?
Learn more about Pacific sardines and our Open Sea exhibit.

Talk about a mass movement! Who got this sardine swirl started, anyway? And why do they do it?

Learn more about Pacific sardines and our Open Sea exhibit.

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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.