Monterey Bay Aquarium

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886 Cannery Row (at David Ave.)
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 648-4800

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  • bring earplugs so you don't have to listen to everyone's little broods of failure screaming at the top of their lungs. kids stink.
  • Oddly romantic. Very moving. Wish they would have a kid-free day. Is that so wrong?
  • The Monterey Bay Aquarium is absolutely one of the BEST aquariums in the world. Don't miss it when you're visiting Monterey, California.
  • Don't try to drown children in the bat ray touch pools. There is a little freshwater tank around the corner that's much better for that.
  • Check out the newly rennovated "Open Sea" exhibit. Beautiful jellies, sharks, mola molas and puffins!
  • The Cetacean Institute scenes of Star Trek IV were filmed at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Kirk and Spock meet Dr Gillian Taylor and humpback whales George & Gracie at the Cetacean Institute.
  • Bring your girlfriend to the jellyfish tanks! Romantic mixed with nerd coolness.
  • Please turn your flash off, it will harm the sea life.
  • see the sea horses and jellyfish!
  • Vale o passeio lugar muito bacana!!
  • If your hungry be sure to eat inside the restaurant and skip the regular old cafeteria!
  • The jellyfish exhibit is amazing!
  • I love the Aquarium!
  • Early morning
  • The 4:00 Kelp Forest feeding fills up around 3:30. Get there around 3:15 and sit on the back bench. You will have a full view and the stairwell behind you will provide a backrest.
  • Free wifi!
  • Amazing Place!
  • One of the most amazing things I've seen in my life.
  • This is the greatest place on earth.
  • Go early to avoid being run over by strollers! And don't forget to pet the bat rays!