Marvel at marine life at the Monterey Bay Aquarium-the best aquarium in the world (TripAdvisor©). Watch frolicking sea otters, mysterious sharks, swirls of silver sardines, giant octopuses and much more in 200 galleries and award-winning exhibits. Live exhibits explore the diverse habitats of one of the world’s richest marine regions, and special exhibitions showcase other wonders of our ocean planet.
You’ll find 11 different habitats at the Aquarium, including Beaches & Dunes, Coastal Waters, Coral Reefs, Rocky Shores, and Sandy Seafloor.
Get an inside look at how the Aquarium operates by taking one of several tours, such as the Behind-the-Scenes Tour, Feed the Fish Tour, Shark Tour, and Personal Guided Tour.