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Aquarium Remains Open with Outdoor Exhibits Only

Beginning Friday, July 3, through Friday, July 24, the Aquarium of the Pacific will be open with outdoor exhibits only in accordance with state health orders. Indoor areas will be temporarily closed.

Making Waves

Coral Reefs Exhibit Opens This Summer


Coral Reefs Exhibit Opens This Summer

Coral Reefs: Nature’s Underwater Cities will showcase the beauty and diversity of coral reefs and their animal residents in the Aquarium’s newly reimagined Tropical Pacific Gallery.

The Blue Economy: An Introduction

Aquarium Event

Jul 15, 2020, 7:00 PM—8:00 PM

The Blue Economy: An Introduction

Charles Colgan will introduce the ideas behind the blue economy, assess current efforts to create it, and explore the problem of how we will know if we have been successful in creating a blue economy.
Crafty Critters

Online Academy Up Next

Jul 16, 2020, 9:00 AM—9:30 AM

Crafty Critters

Grab some basic household supplies and build your very own animal. Be sure to have some paper, scissors, something to color with (crayons or markers), and either tape or glue. For extra fun, you can decorate your craft with empty toilet paper rolls and ribbon.
Aquarium Online Academy

Live and On-Demand

Aquarium Online Academy

Your one-stop Aquarium resource for ocean learning from home, including live and on-demand programs, exhibit webcams, and much more for all ages.

Juvenile giant sea bass - Yutaka


Aquarium and Partners Plan to Release Giant Sea Bass

After successful breeding programs in aquarium settings, the project partners hope to help local populations of this distinctive fish rebound. Juvenile giant sea bass are being released in local waters.


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July 15, 2020
7:00 PM—8:00 PM

The Blue Economy: An Introduction

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July 16, 2020
9:00 AM—9:30 AM

Crafty Critters

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July 16, 2020
10:00 AM—10:30 AM

Fishy Fun

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July 16, 2020
11:00 AM—11:30 AM

Aquarium Exploration: Octopus