Santa Mónica Pier Aquarium

Local nameSanta Mónica Pier Aquarium
LocationSanta Monica, California, USA

Santa Monica Pier Aquarium is an Public aquarium in Santa Monica, California, located beneath the Santa Monica Pier, adjacent to the Pacific Ocean. Since 2003, it is operated by Heal the Bay, a nonprofit organization. It was formerly known as the Ocean Discovery Center and was operated by UCLA.As Heal the Bay’s marine education facility, it is open to the general public and attracts more than 65,000 visitors from around the world per year. This facility offers educational programs, activities, and special events dedicated to marine conservation, pollution prevention, and environmental education.

Species on display include:

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Opening hours

Mon: Closed
Tue - Fri: 2:00pm-5:00pm
Sat - Sun: 12:30pm-5:00pm


Single ticket: $5
Kids 12 and under: free
Groups of 10 or more: $3 per person

More information and contact


Official website



Phone +1 310 393 6149

Address 1600 Ocean Front Walk, 90401

Coordinates 34°0'38.021" N -118°29'45.909" E

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