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Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

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3720 Stephen M White Dr, san pedro, california, USA, Los Angeles, CA 90731-7012
+1 310-548-7562
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Both children and adults will enjoy viewing sea creatures of the Pacific in their natural habitats here.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“marine life” (10 reviews)
“touch tank” (14 reviews)
“tide pools” (12 reviews)
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3720 Stephen M White Dr, san pedro, california, USA, Los Angeles, CA 90731-7012
+1 310-548-7562
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They seams to be focused on their research and preservation of water environment. And we are visitors that can look at it while they are working. That was cool. Free entré. We donated 30 USD for seeing the place and visiting the mens room. Our...More

Thank Jonas R
Reviewed 6 September 2017

What a lovely little aquarium this is. Focused largely on education, this was a great place to come to with kids. It helped break-up a regular beach day and the kids ended up spending hours in there. There is a touch pool and different tanks...More

Thank ReiseB
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Got to see an octopus pick up a rock. I was impressed. Was interesting to see things I have never seen before. Easy parking. Nice staff.

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Very nice place to spend some time inside. Ample parking and very friendly staff. Touch tank was a big hit.

Thank fmattship
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I love this place! A little free gem at a beach forgotten by most. Start your day by checking the tide charts and go at low tide. The staff can tell you how to walk to the tide pools along the cliffs. Enjoy nature naturally...More

Thank Douglas L
Reviewed 3 August 2017

The Cabrillo Marine Aquarium is a fun place to stop and learn about many of the creatures that inhabit the nearby Pacific Ocean. Worth the time.

Thank buffalojim67
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This is a fun place. It's a local, educational aquarium. If you're looking for a large aquarium, with beautiful displays, you should go to the Aquarium of the Pacific. If you're interested in a smaller local place, with friendly staff, this it's your spot. We...More

Thank MinnesotaFamily2
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I love aquariums. I wanted to go to Aquarium of Pacific but lateness of day and tiredness of child dictated an alternative. Since we were in San Pedro we decided to go here instead. Wonderful! Get right up to tanks. Learns about various creatures. Had...More

Thank Jennifer J
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a fun and inexpensive way to spend the afternoon, try a visit to the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium. The staff are extremely friendly and ready to answer any questions and the exhibits are really nicely done and very informative. Kids will love...More

Thank Summervacationeer
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The Cabrillo Marine Aquarium is lesser known and smaller compared to the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, but it packs just more bang for the buck! The Aquarium is free to enter, but has a suggested donation of $5 per adult. They have...More

Thank Burculian
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