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“Very enjoyable visit”

Aquarium of the Pacific
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Aquarium of the Pacific General Admission
Ranked #1 of 86 things to do in Long Beach
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Take a journey of discovery through the world’s largest ocean at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Our visit to the Aquarium was part of our return journey following a cruise and I found it the perfect end of 17 days away from home. The staff are welcoming and friendly with a wealth of subject knowledge and judging by the number of families enjoying the day we were not the only ones to think so.
A very fitting end to our holiday

Thank williamsc152016
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

While in long beach we took in the aquarium was a fun and interesting time. There was lots to see and do. With tanks set up so you could feel the exhibits.
They had seal and sea-lion shows and divers feeding the fish.
We have been to a few aquarium but thought this one was a must see.
You can go on their web site and get a coupon for reduced admission.
So in closing we really enjoyed ourselves and it would be a great place to take the family.

Thank merrit girl
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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

When your 6 year old breaks down in tears after going to the aquarium because they are exhausted, I would say you had a good time! My family of five (mom, dad, 6,14, and 12) loved it. The exhibits were great. We especially loved the jellyfish, the seal lions, the otters, and the frogs. It seemed like the front of the building was going through a remodel, but it wasn’t an issue. We will definitely be back!

Thank USCfan30
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

I had been here way back when it first opened and remembered it fondly. Our return trip was not so wonderful. We absolutely enjoyed seeing all the specimens but the floor plan is so confusing we were never sure if we saw everything we wanted to see or not. The main areas were also so cluttered with stuff it made it difficult to navigate especially as it got more crowded.

Thank Scott P
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

It is a small aquarium so when 10 buses of school kids show up it gets very crowded very quickly. So, our party of 4 decided to take the Behind the Scene tour. That was very worthwhile, seeing all of the operation that goes on to keep the aquarium going. Our guide was very knowledgeable. When we met some of the divers back stage, they also took their time to answer our questions.

Thank allisond660
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