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Today's Hours: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Links to Junior Biologist Day Camp 1

June 17, 2019 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Junior Biologist Day Camp 1

Dive deeper into the field of marine biology!

Give your 10–12 year old child the opportunity to delve deeper into the field of marine biology.

Links to Sea Squirt Camp 1

June 18, 2019 8:30 AM—11:30 AM

Sea Squirt Camp 1

This three-day morning camp offers an exciting introduction to marine biology for five- and six-year-olds.

This three-day camp offers an exciting introduction to marine biology for five-and-six-year-olds.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

June 21, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Junior Biologist: Fish

June 22, 2019 9:30 AM—11:30 AM

Junior Biologist: Fish

Participants ages 7-12 will learn how marine biologists keep fish healthy in an aquarium environment.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

June 22, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Cephalopod Movie Night with Science Friday

June 22, 2019 7:00 PM—9:00 PM

Cephalopod Movie Night with Science Friday

Join us for an evening of talk, tentacles, and talent, featuring four original short films from Science Friday and a panel of scientists.

Join us for an evening of talk, tentacles, and talent, featuring four original short films from Science Friday and a panel of scientists.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

June 23, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Junior Biologist Day Camp 2

June 24, 2019 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Junior Biologist Day Camp 2

Dive deeper into the field of marine biology!

Give your 10–12 year old the opportunity to delve deeper into the field of marine biology.

Links to Ocean Adventure Day Camp 2

June 24, 2019 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Ocean Adventure Day Camp 2

A summer ocean adventure awaits!

Join us as we explore the Pacific ocean and its inhabitants during our week-long summer day camp adventures for kids 7–9 years old.

Links to The Sea Otter Survival Story: A Human Obstacle Course

June 27, 2019 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

The Sea Otter Survival Story: A Human Obstacle Course

Kim Steinhardt

Kim Steinhardt takes us on an eye-opening photo journey examining the complex relationship between humans and nature by looking at the current state of the threatened southern sea otter.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

June 28, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Parent and Me: Sharks

June 29, 2019 10:00 AM—11:30 AM

Parent and Me: Sharks

Learn Together as a Family

Learn all about this fascinating, toothy predator!

Links to Discounted Late Nights

June 29, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Discounted Late Nights

June 30, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Sea Squirt Camp 2

July 1, 2019 8:30 AM—11:30 AM

Sea Squirt Camp 2

This three-day morning camp offers an exciting introduction to marine biology for five- and six-year-olds.

This three-day camp offers an exciting introduction to marine biology for five-and-six-year-olds.

Links to Fish Fry Camp

July 1, 2019 8:30 AM—10:30 AM

Fish Fry Camp

Did you know that newly hatched fish are called fry? Bring your three- or four-year-old little fry to the Aquarium for a special parent-child day camp!

Bring your 3- or 4-year-old little fry to the Aquarium for a special parent-child day camp!

Links to July 4th BBQ & Discounted Late Night

July 4, 2019 5:00 PM—10:00 PM

July 4th BBQ & Discounted Late Night

Celebrate Independence Day with the red, white, and blue fish at the Aquarium of the Pacific.

Join us for a July 4th evening BBQ! Experience the ambiance of the Aquarium at night, view the Long Beach fireworks, and enjoy some fresh grilled BBQ this Independence Day.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

July 5, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Job Shadow Class: Marine Biologist

July 6, 2019 9:00 AM—12:00 PM

Job Shadow Class: Marine Biologist

Feeding and caring for fish and sharks is a fun and rewarding career!

Aquarist is not a zodiac sign. It is a very important position that our scaly and spineless friends rely on! Find out what it takes to be one in this three-hour class!

Links to Los Cerritos Wetlands Habitat Restoration

July 6, 2019 10:30 AM—12:30 PM

Los Cerritos Wetlands Habitat Restoration

The Aquarium of the Pacific is working together with the Los Cerritos Wetlands Authority to help restore a local wetland in Long Beach.

The Aquarium of the Pacific is working together with the Los Cerritos Wetlands Authority to help restore a local wetland in Long Beach.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

July 6, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Discounted Late Nights

July 7, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Ocean Adventure Day Camp 3

July 8, 2019 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Ocean Adventure Day Camp 3

A summer ocean adventure awaits!

Join us as we explore the Pacific ocean and its inhabitants during our week-long summer day camp adventures for kids 7–9 years old.

Links to Sea Squirt Camp 1

July 9, 2019 8:30 AM—11:30 AM

Sea Squirt Camp 1

This three-day morning camp offers an exciting introduction to marine biology for five- and six-year-olds.

This three-day camp offers an exciting introduction to marine biology for five-and-six-year-olds.

Links to Exploring the Relationship Between Social Inequality and Environmental Migration: Evidence From Tibetan Migrants on Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau

July 9, 2019 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

Exploring the Relationship Between Social Inequality and Environmental Migration: Evidence From Tibetan Migrants on Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau

Xin Wang

Researcher Xin Wang will discuss a case study of the environmental migration process and outcomes in the Sanjiangyuan Area on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau in China.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

July 12, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Junior Biologist: Marine Mammals

July 13, 2019 9:30 AM—11:30 AM

Junior Biologist: Marine Mammals

Learn the characteristics of mammals and find out what makes marine mammals so special.

Participants ages 7-12 will learn what makes marine mammals so special.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

July 13, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Discounted Late Nights

July 14, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Junior Biologist Day Camp 1

July 15, 2019 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Junior Biologist Day Camp 1

Dive deeper into the field of marine biology!

Give your 10–12 year old child the opportunity to delve deeper into the field of marine biology.

Links to Climate Reality: Regeneration of the Landscape

July 17, 2019 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

Climate Reality: Regeneration of the Landscape

Shawn Maestretti and Leigh Adams

Shawn Maestretti and Leigh Adams will discuss techniques for carbon-neutral garden designs.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

July 19, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Yoga at the Aquarium

July 20, 2019 7:30 AM—8:30 AM

Yoga at the Aquarium

Come experience the serenity of the Aquarium before it opens to the public with yoga in front of our three-story tall Honda Blue Cavern Habitat.

Links to Parent and Me: Otters

July 20, 2019 10:00 AM—11:30 AM

Parent and Me: Otters

Learn Together as a Family

Parent and Me classes allow adults and children to learn together through play, movement, and exploration.

Links to The Urban Ocean: World Port and Sea Life Cruise

July 20, 2019 4:00 PM—6:30 PM

The Urban Ocean: World Port and Sea Life Cruise

Join us on a double-deck yacht as we explore one of the most distinctive sections of our coastline and experience the wonders of the Southern California Urban Ocean.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

July 20, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Job Shadow Class: Marine Biologist

July 21, 2019 9:00 AM—12:00 PM

Job Shadow Class: Marine Biologist

Feeding and caring for fish and sharks is a fun and rewarding career!

Aquarist is not a zodiac sign. It is a very important position that our scaly and spineless friends rely on! Find out what it takes to be one in this three-hour class!

Links to Discounted Late Nights

July 21, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Ocean Adventure Day Camp 1

July 22, 2019 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Ocean Adventure Day Camp 1

A summer ocean adventure awaits!

Join us as we explore the Pacific ocean and its inhabitants during our week-long summer day camp adventures for kids 7–9 years old.

Links to Sea Squirt Camp 2

July 23, 2019 8:30 AM—11:30 AM

Sea Squirt Camp 2

This three-day morning camp offers an exciting introduction to marine biology for five- and six-year-olds.

This three-day camp offers an exciting introduction to marine biology for five-and-six-year-olds.

Links to

July 24, 2019 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

"No, It's Not Actually an Island": What Studying the Great Pacific Garbage Patch Taught Me About Being a Science Communicator

Jennifer Brandon

Jennifer Brandon will discuss her career as a scientist studying marine debris and as a scientific communicator.

Links to Night Dive

July 25, 2019 7:30 PM—11:00 PM

Night Dive

At the Aquarium of the Pacific’s Night Dive, geared toward adults ages 18 and up, enjoy bands, groove to some DJs, and be moved by works of art.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

July 26, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Yoga at the Aquarium

July 27, 2019 7:30 AM—8:30 AM

Yoga at the Aquarium

Come experience the serenity of the Aquarium before it opens to the public with yoga in front of our three-story tall Honda Blue Cavern Habitat.

Links to Junior Biologist: Birds and Reptiles

July 27, 2019 9:30 AM—11:30 AM

Junior Biologist: Birds and Reptiles

Birds at the Aquarium?

Participants ages 7-12 will learn why they would find birds and reptiles at an Aquarium and how marine biologists care for them.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

July 27, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Discounted Late Nights

July 28, 2019 5:00 PM—9:00 PM

Discounted Late Nights

Special Extended Hours

Enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific with special extended hours at an extra special price!

Links to Ocean Adventure Day Camp 2

July 29, 2019 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Ocean Adventure Day Camp 2

A summer ocean adventure awaits!

Join us as we explore the Pacific ocean and its inhabitants during our week-long summer day camp adventures for kids 7–9 years old.

Links to Fish Fry Camp

July 29, 2019 8:30 AM—10:30 AM

Fish Fry Camp

Did you know that newly hatched fish are called fry? Bring your three- or four-year-old little fry to the Aquarium for a special parent-child day camp!

Bring your 3- or 4-year-old little fry to the Aquarium for a special parent-child day camp!

Links to Fish Fry Camp

July 30, 2019 8:30 AM—10:30 AM

Fish Fry Camp

Did you know that newly hatched fish are called fry? Bring your three- or four-year-old little fry to the Aquarium for a special parent-child day camp!

Bring your 3- or 4-year-old little fry to the Aquarium for a special parent-child day camp!

Links to Seven Crossings: A Surfer’s Journey to Find Hope for Our Changing Ocean

July 31, 2019 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

Seven Crossings: A Surfer’s Journey to Find Hope for Our Changing Ocean

Panel Discussion

Professional big wave surfer and ten-time Molokai Paddle Champion Jamie Mitchell will discuss his new venture to paddle the Channel Islands to generate awareness about our changing ocean and potential solutions to support ocean health for generations to come.

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