With so many activities to do in Los Angeles, you might not know where to look. It can also be difficult to find activities that can be great for the whole family. When you’re looking to combine fun and an educational experience the whole family can enjoy, look no further than the Aquarium of the Pacific. Afterward, stop by the ayce kbbq koreatown for some authentic Korean BBQ located in Koreatown.
This year, the Aquarium is celebrating its 20th anniversary so be on the lookout for various programs, exhibits and events that are taking place. At the Aquarium of the Pacific, you’ll find 32 exhibits spanning nearly 20 different habitats. In fact, being home to over 11,000 ocean animals, the aquarium represents nearly 500 species that are found in the Pacific Ocean. One popular exhibit is the exhibit on Jelly Fishes. Come and explore the interesting and intriguing world of sea jellies as you also learn the important role they play in the ocean. Don’t forget to head to the Shark Lagoon, which features over 150 sharks! This outdoor exhibit is home to large sharks and rays. Nearby, enjoy the shark touch pools where you can touch real live sharks!
The Aquarium of the Pacific is open everyday of the year except for Christmas day. General admission for adults is $29.95, children 3-11 is $17.95 and seniors 62+ get in for $26.95. For just $3 more to your ticket, you can enjoy a 4D film and for just $19 more, go on a special behind the scenes tour (open to those ages 7+)! Purchase your tickets at the gate or online at the official website. The Aquarium of the Pacific is open from 9am-6pm. This summer, you and your family can enjoy educational fun for all. Stop by today!