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Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific, Los Angeles, California

 
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stef's pictureby stef History & Culture travel tip
added on the 20th of January, 2010
This is one large aquarium like many others in California, I like this one in particular, simply because it's the closest to Los Angeles. You should plan a day at this aquarium, it's a great place for adults but also for kids to learn about our Pacific inhabitants.

Address:
100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802, USA

Price:
Adult $21, Child $12

Opening Hours:
9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.daily

How to get there:
Drive down the 110 South until you hit the 405, then get on the 710 South and follow the road signs.

On the web:
http://www.aquariumofpacific.org

 
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Wazling wrote on Jan 20, 2010 8:36:
Go to Long Beach early, there is a real nice beach front so you can go for a nice walkReply
 
 
 
 
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