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Magical Monterey Bay Aquarium: Marine Exhibits, Feedings & Guided Tours

Discover what lies beneath at the renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium on Cannery Row. Featuring several levels of aquariums, interactive tanks and educational exhibits, the Monterey Bay Aquarium provides hours of family-friendly fun. Mingle with your favorite sea creatures and marine mammals, including otters, penguins, sharks, jellyfish and sea cucumbers. Don't miss daily animal feedings with the aquarium's adorable penguins and sea otters. Embark on a guided tour to get an insider's look at the diverse underwater creatures that call Monterey Bay Aquarium their home. Hop on the live web cams and watch birds, tropical fish, jellyfish, penguins and other sea animals in their natural habitat, or enjoy an exciting sleepover at the aquarium and discover what your favorite sea creatures do at night. 


Hours - Open daily from 10:00am - 5:00pm. Prices - $49.95 adults; $39.95 seniors & students ages 13-17; $29.95 children ages 3-12; free for children under 3.


  • Sleepovers
  • Evenings by the Bay
  • Otter Days


  • Animal Exhibits
  • Live Shows
  • Feedings
  • Educational Programs
  • Tours


  • What animal exhibits can I see at the aquarium in Monterey CA?

    Explore numerous animal exhibits at this massive waterfront attraction, including the Kelp Forest, Monterey Bay Habitats, Giant Pacific Octopus, Life on the Bay, Open Sea, Sea Otters, Rocky Shore, Mission to the Deep, Splash Zone and Penguins. The aquarium also offers special exhibitions throughout the year. 
  • Are there guided tours available?

    You can sign up for several guided tours that provide behind-the-scenes action while learning more about the aquarium's sea life. Choose from the Sea Otter Tour, Shark Tour, Jellies Tour, Feeding Frenzy Tour, Family Tour, and Feed the Fish Tour. You can also enjoy a Personal Guided Tour and a Romantic Tour.

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