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Today's Hours: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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.

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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.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

August 2, 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

August 3, 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 Job Shadow Class: Penguin and Lorikeet Biologist

August 3, 2019 9:00 AM—12:00 PM

Job Shadow Class: Penguin and Lorikeet Biologist

See what it takes to care for penguins, lorikeets, and other birds here at the Aquarium.

This class is designed to get you hands-on experience here at the Aquarium with our bird biologists.

Links to Los Cerritos Wetlands Habitat Restoration

August 3, 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

August 3, 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

August 4, 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

August 5, 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 Teen Overnight

August 7, 2019 5:00 PM—11:59 PM

Teen Overnight

Dive into ocean exploration!

Dive deep and enjoy a night sleeping with the fishes in this teen only event.

Links to The People Problem: Including Social Sciences in Wildlife Conservation

August 8, 2019 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

The People Problem: Including Social Sciences in Wildlife Conservation

Kathayoon Khalil

Kathayoon Khalil will talk about the importance of employing the social sciences to understand the full complexity of wildlife issues.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

August 9, 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: Invertebrates

August 10, 2019 9:30 AM—11:30 AM

Junior Biologist: Invertebrates

From inking octopuses to sea star stomachs!

Participants ages 7-12 will learn what marine biologists have discovered about these spineless wonders in this hands-on class.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

August 10, 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

August 11, 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

August 12, 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 Ocean Adventure Day Camp 3

August 12, 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 Exotic Animals of the Night Sea

August 14, 2019 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

Exotic Animals of the Night Sea

Mike Bartick

Mike Bartick will share photos and stories from his experiences exploring the ocean at night.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

August 16, 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: Octopus

August 17, 2019 10:00 AM—11:30 AM

Parent and Me: Octopus

Learn Together as a Family

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

Links to Discounted Late Nights

August 17, 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: Penguin and Lorikeet Biologist

August 18, 2019 9:00 AM—12:00 PM

Job Shadow Class: Penguin and Lorikeet Biologist

See what it takes to care for penguins, lorikeets, and other birds here at the Aquarium.

This class is designed to get you hands-on experience here at the Aquarium with our bird biologists.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

August 18, 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 4

August 19, 2019 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Ocean Adventure Day Camp 4

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 Journey to the Island of Yap: Stone Money, Massive Manta Rays, and More

August 20, 2019 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

Journey to the Island of Yap: Stone Money, Massive Manta Rays, and More

Ken Kurtis

Aquarium volunteer diver Ken Kurtis will share his stories, photos, and videos from his nearly twenty years of annual travels to the Pacific island of Yap.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

August 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: Sharks

August 24, 2019 9:30 AM—11:30 AM

Junior Biologist: Sharks

Sharks are amazing predators of the deep!

Participants ages 7-12 will explore these amazing predators in this exciting class.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

August 24, 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

August 25, 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 LA Fleet Week

August 26, 2019 9:00 AM—6:00 PM

LA Fleet Week

FREE Admission for Active Duty and Veterans

In celebration of LA Fleet Week, the Aquarium of the Pacific honors veterans and military personnel.

Links to LA Fleet Week

August 27, 2019 9:00 AM—6:00 PM

LA Fleet Week

FREE Admission for Active Duty and Veterans

In celebration of LA Fleet Week, the Aquarium of the Pacific honors veterans and military personnel.

Links to LA Fleet Week

August 28, 2019 9:00 AM—6:00 PM

LA Fleet Week

FREE Admission for Active Duty and Veterans

In celebration of LA Fleet Week, the Aquarium of the Pacific honors veterans and military personnel.

Links to LA Fleet Week

August 29, 2019 9:00 AM—6:00 PM

LA Fleet Week

FREE Admission for Active Duty and Veterans

In celebration of LA Fleet Week, the Aquarium of the Pacific honors veterans and military personnel.

Links to LA Fleet Week

August 30, 2019 9:00 AM—6:00 PM

LA Fleet Week

FREE Admission for Active Duty and Veterans

In celebration of LA Fleet Week, the Aquarium of the Pacific honors veterans and military personnel.

Links to Discounted Late Nights

August 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 Parent and Me: Penguins

August 31, 2019 10:00 AM—11:30 AM

Parent and Me: Penguins

Learn Together as a Family

Waddle, migrate, and feed like a penguin!

Links to Discounted Late Nights

August 31, 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

September 1, 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!

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