Monterey Bay Aquarium is a nonprofit public aquarium in Monterey, California. Known for its primary focus on the Monterey Bay marine habitats, it offers visitors nearly 200 award-winning galleries and exhibits.

Explore the Monterey Bay Aquarium web site to learn about ocean life, take a virtual tour of the aquarium or plan a visit. Please note that during peak tourist season, the aquarium gets really busy, so plan your visit accordingly and, if off season is an option, that may be your best bet.

Major rating website rate the Monterey Bay Aquarium 4.5 to 4.7 stars out of 5. We rate it a solid 4.5 stars. We would be higher, but it really does get beyond crowded and it is very expensive.

Address: 886 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940
Phone: (831) 648-4800