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Aquarium of the Pacific

100 Aquarium Way
Long Beach , CA , 90802
Phone: 562-590-3100
33° 45' 43.8048" N, 118° 11' 49.0776" W
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Aquarium of the Pacific
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The Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California, is home to 12,000 animals and more than 100 exhibits that celebrate the planet’s largest and most diverse body of water, the Pacific Ocean. It offers ocean learning programs for both children and adults.


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Sunday: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
Monday: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am-6:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am-6:00 pm

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Aquarium Online Academy

The Aquarium offers free live interactive classes with its educators on weekdays at 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. The classes are offered for various grade levels, from kindergarten to twelfth grade, and cover topics related to ocean science and our animals at the Aquarium. Visit our website for the class schedule and more information.

Through the Online Academy portal, people of all ages can also view live webcams in seven of the Aquarium's exhibits, see episodes of The Pacific Pals Show, take a virtual tour, view archived lectures in the Guest Speaker Series, and more.

Science - STEM - General
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Late Elementary School
Middle School
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