Aquarium of the Pacific






Discover All Our Exhibits,

Including Sea Otters, Sharks, Sea Jellies, Frogs, and more in our Tropical, Northern, and Southern California/Baja Galleries


Pacific Visions Theater

NOW OPEN: Babies!

Meet the newest members of the Aquarium family from rescued sea otters, mesmerizing little cuttlefish to miniature sea jellies and discover how they hold the key to our future.


There is no better time to visit

The Aquarium of the Pacific

than now


There is always something going on at the Aquarium of the Pacific!

Check out these upcoming festivals included with general admission.

Festival of Human Abilities
Saturday & Sunday, January 28-29, 2023
Join the Aquarium of the Pacific for its twentieth annual Festival of Human Abilities, a celebration highlighting the creative talents and abilities of people with disabilities. The event will feature wheelchair dance, live music, and art demonstrations. Participate in free classes led by people who have disabilities. Sign language interpreters will be present at all major shows, and an audio tour and a visitor guide in Braille are available for those who are blind.

African-American Festival
Saturday & Sunday, February 25-26, 2023
Join the Aquarium of the Pacific as it hosts its twenty-first annual AfricanAmerican Festival, celebrating the rich diversity of African-American and African cultures. The weekend will feature live entertainment and arts and crafts. Festival performers include Mardi Gras second line dancers, hip hop and break dancers, jazz musicians, interactive drum circles, West African dancers, and storytellers.

International Children’s Festival
Saturday & Sunday, March 18-19, 2023
The Aquarium of the Pacific’s eighteenth International Children’s Festival is a special festival for kids. Celebrating the amazing talents of children of numerous cultures, this festival features West African, Mexican, Pacific Islander, Cambodian, Chinese, Persian, Irish, Slovak, and Czech dance performances. Enjoy performances by a children’s choir and martial arts demonstrations. Kids of all ages can partake in an international percussion circle and American Indian and Pacific Islander traditional children’s crafts and games. The Aquarium will also honor a local youth with its annual Young Hero Award in recognition of their efforts to make our planet a better place.

Earth Day & Teen Climate Fest
Saturday April 22, 2023
Celebrate the future of sustainability at Teen Climate Fest on Earth Day! This event for the whole family is inspired by young leaders who created a collaborative event for our twenty first annual Earth Day. From the Trashin’ Fashion contest to activities and everyday tips to help our blue planet, joining the Teen Climate Fest on Earth Day will energize you and empower you to make a difference in your community.


Discount Tickets to Aquarium of the Pacific and
Family Memberships are Available for
Kern Value Card Members ONLY!

Discount tickets must be purchased in advance through Kern Value Card. You may NOT show your Kern Value Card at the admission gate to receive your discount tickets. (Once discount tickets are purchased there are no refunds)


Please verify your Kern Value Card membership by filling out & submitting this form.

NOTE: You may consider submitting your personal email address, as some businesses/schools spam filters will not let the Kern Value Card Ticket Information email through to you.

Once your membership is verified we will send you a link and password to our members only “Ticket Prices and How to Order” page



100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach CA  90802

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