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Holiday Gift Ideas

Shop the Aquarium’s Pacific Collections gift store to get a gift for a loved one or treat yourself.

Pacific Collections shop detail

Pacific Collections’ glass wall featuring an image of a kelp forest. Andrew Reitsma, Aquarium of the Pacific

Items can be ordered by phone by calling (562) 951-1732 or you can shop in person.

Pacific Collections is currently open and accessible from the outdoor Harbor Terrace. A variety of gifts are also available for purchase at Pacific Treasures in Shark Lagoon.

gift store tide pool bath set

Tide Pool Bath Set


Turn up the fun in the bath or at the beach with this 100% recycled seven-piece set from Green Toys! Your little one will love playing with the colorful starfish, scallop, abalone, snail, squid, and sea jelly that fit perfectly into the blue seaweed-patterned storage bag. Measures 10 x 5 x 9 inches.

gift store count with me octopus plush

Count with Me Octopus Plush


Your little one will love playtime with this colorful and cute octopus plush. Simply press one of the brightly colored tentacles to hear the numbers 1 through 9. Best for children ages 1 to 3 years old. Measures 11 x 9 x 11 inches.

gift store whale sleepy stuffs plush

Whale ‘Sleepy Stuffs’ Plush


Nap time will be ”whaley” good with this super soft whale plush. Use the plush as a pillow and curl up underneath the whale-print blanket inside (store blanket inside the plush when not in use). Perfect for cuddling on the go and traveling! Measures 12 inches wide; blanket measures 36 x 24 inches.

gift store sloth convertible handbag

Sloth Convertible Handbag


Show your love for sloths with this stylish, convertible bag that is the perfect size for a cell phone and your daily essentials. Comes with three credit card slots inside and three straps so you can use it as a pouch, purse, or cross body bag. Measures 5 x 7.5 x 1 inches with straps that can adjust from 7 to 30 inches.

gift store sloth warmie

Sloth Warmie


What’s snuggleable, huggable, and lovable? This Warmies® sloth stuffed animal that you can heat up in microwave and then cuddle up with on the couch. It is scented with relaxing lavender and can be chilled for cooling relief. Measures 20 x 6 x 3 inches.

gift store follow your dreams sloth journal

Follow Your Dreams Sloth Journal


Get inspired to write every day with this hardcover journal. The canvas cover features the words “Follow Your Dreams,” with an illustration of the cutest sloth hanging out on a branch surrounded by colorful flowers. Measures 6.5 x 8.625 inches with 192 lined pages.

gift store sea sparkle mermaid

Sea Sparkle Mermaid


Bring a little sparkle to your little one’s life with this mermaid doll! Sophia is a mermaid with black hair and violet highlights, a gorgeous sparkling silver and violet tail, and a bright purple crown. Measures 18 inches tall.

gift store mermaids only hanging wood sign

Mermaids Only Hanging Wood Sign


This handcrafted pine wood sign features a beautiful painting of a mermaid tail with the words “Mermaids Only.” Use the jute string to hang it from a doorknob, handle, or hook anywhere in your home. Measures 10 x 3.5 x 0.35 inches.

gift store mermaid reusable cup with straw

Mermaid Reusable Cup with Straw


Keep single-use plastics out of the ocean by using this reusable cup featuring a mermaid tail and colorful glitter. Best for sipping cold drinks in style. Measures 8 inches tall and holds 20 ounces.

gift store under the sea ultimate baking party set

Under the Sea Ultimate Baking Party Set


Make a splash with this ultimate baking set! Set includes two large mermaid and shell cookie cutters, five ocean-themed mini cookie cutters, silicone cupcake mold, spatula, frosting bag with three tips, sticker sheet, and recipe leaflet. Measures 13.78 x 10.63 x 1.57 inches.

gift store mermaid cookbook by alix carey

The Mermaid Cookbook by Alix Carey


Create a feast fit for a mermaid with this delightful cookbook! Build a sandcastle cake, make turtle waffles, or mix up a sea-licious smoothie. Each recipe includes the estimated time to make and a difficulty rating.

gift store under the sea cookie cutter set

Under the Sea Cookie Cutter Set


Bring ocean fun to your baking with this ten-piece stainless steel cookie cutter set! Includes mermaid, large shell, small shell, seahorse, narwhal, crab, fish, shark, turtle, and octopus cookie cutters. Package measures 7.68 x 1.18 x 6.02 inches with cookie cutters measuring 2 to 5 inches.

gift store under the sea ice tray

Under the Sea Ice Tray


Use this sea animal-themed silicone ice tray for drinks that make a splash! Makes seven ice cubes in the shape of a dolphin, whale, seahorse, octopus, turtle, and two types of fish. Measures 5.6 x 5.3 x .6 inches.

gift store fish garlic press

Fish Garlic Press


Mince garlic with ease with this fish-shaped garlic press! Place the garlic clove under the stainless steel press, apply pressure back and forth to crush the garlic, and then scrape the garlic into your pot or pan. The best part? Clean up is a breeze! Measures 2.4 × 1.5 × 7.95 inches.

gift store whale swedish dishcloth

Whale Swedish Dishcloth


Cleaning up is easy and sustainable with this special dishcloth. Made of a hyper-absorbent mix of cellulose and cotton, it absorbs up to fifteen times its weight in water and dries out quickly. A great replacement for paper towels and sponges! Measures 7 7/8 x 6 5/8 inches.

gift store Otter Spill-Proof Baby Plate

Otter Spill-Proof Baby Plate

Prices Vary

Make mealtime ”otterly” amazing with this cute divided plate with optional suction cup bottom ($14.99), baby bib set ($14.99), and sippy cup ($10.99). As a bonus, Sugar Booger is based locally in Long Beach!

gift store ornaments


Prices Vary

Add a stylish touch to your holiday decorations with this silver sea star ornament ($5.99), teal sea turtle ornament ($5.99), or glittery seashell ($4.99).

gift store cups and mugs

Cups and Mugs

Prices Vary

Show love for your favorite place with Aquarium-themed cups and mugs, including a navy sharks water bottle ($20.99), octopus mug ($12.99), or teal Aquarium of the Pacific double-walled travel mug ($19.99).