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25th Anniversary Celebration

Join us as the Aquarium of the Pacific celebrates its 25th Anniversary with new exhibits, events, and programs highlighting the remarkable natural world right outside our door. Southern California Gallery Now Open.

Child and sea lion in circular window

Credit: Aquarium of the Pacific/Brian Gray

Journey through a re-imagined Southern California Gallery highlighting fascinating local animals and marine habitats.

Enjoy a special photo exhibit on connecting to nature and learn about our conservation efforts in a film projected across our Great Hall.

Hear about the local species we are saving, how we plan to rebuild California’s coastal wild, and unique ways we are connecting our community to the healing power of nature and our deep blue ocean.

Parent and child in front of amber forest exhibit

Credit: Aquarium of the Pacific/Brian Gray

Family of Four in Front of Blue Cavern Exhibit

Credit: Aquarium of the Pacific/Brian Gray

Strand of kelp in exhibit

Credit: Aquarium of the Pacific/Robin Riggs

Southern California Gallery exhibit graphic and other exhibits

Credit: Aquarium of the Pacific/Andrew Reitsma

Southern California Gallery main walkthrough showing diving graphic and signage

Credit: Aquarium of the Pacific/Andrew Reitsma

Hydrocoral exhibit showing wall graphics

Credit: Aquarium of the Pacific/Andrew Reitsma

Lobster exhibit and other smaller exhibits

Credit: Aquarium of the Pacific/Andrew Reitsma

Seagrass exhibit showing red coral wall graphic

Credit: Aquarium of the Pacific/Andrew Reitsma

Seagrass exhibit showing seals and sea lion exhibit

Credit: Aquarium of the Pacific/Andrew Reitsma