Great Outdoors OC/LB visits the
Aquarium of the Pacific Long Beach, CA
Saturday-Sept. 19th, 2015
Trip Leader: Gary Spake
at [email protected] or 714 633-7483
Contact Gary the day before, so we can be looking for you
You don’t have to drive hundreds of miles to spend a great day with friends!
Join Great Outdoors for a 9am Saturday morning visit to the amazing Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach. The Aquarium is located just across the street from the Long Beach Convention Center, off of Shoreline Drive at 100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802. This is just a meet-up event.
Print out Directions from here:
Parking: When the Aquarium lot is full, you will be directed to ‘The Pike’ parking structure (about two blocks away). The Pike Parking entrance is on Chestnut and Shoreline, just across the street from the Aquarium’s main lot.
Lunch Afterwards: We will decide collectively on a nice place for lunch for those interested!
Home to more than 11,000 ocean animals, of nearly 500 species, the Aquarium celebrates the planet’s largest and most diverse body of water: the Pacific Ocean.
The Aquarium of the Pacific is a world-class aquarium, exploring the waters of Southern California and Baja, the Northern Pacific, and the Tropical Pacific. In addition to the three main galleries highlighting the major regions of the Pacific, the Aquarium features exhibits outdoors, including Shark Lagoon, the Lorikeet Forest aviary, and Our Watersheds: Pathway to the Pacific. Our special exhibits gallery features changing exhibits, and visitors can learn more about veterinary care at the Molina Animal Care Center. Meet our colony of Magellanic Penguins in the June Keyes Penguin Habitat, and engage with current science in the Ocean Science Center featuring NOAA’s Science on a Sphere®.
There is no Registration required for this event…Meet-up is at 9:00AM
Cost varies by your age…(from $26 to $29) and extra cost if you want to add a “Behind the Scenes Tour” or a 4-D Movie. Checkout prices here: http://www.aquariumofpacific.org/visit/prices_hours
You may purchase Aquarium tickets upon your arrival at the ticket windows in front of the Aquarium. For Phone reservations, please call the Aquarium at: (562) 590-3100 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. - Gary Spake