The exhibits take you into the hidden world of Monterey Bay, a spectacular ocean realm at the heart of the nation’s largest marine sanctuary. Recreating the habitat of the Monterey Bay, from shallow tide pools to the open ocean and deep sea. The main feature is the Outer Bay Waters exhibit, the one-million-gallon tank containing tuna, sharks, ocean sunfish and sea turtles. At last count, they were home to almost 300,000 individual plants and animals. They exhibit approximately 550 species. Purchase your tickets at our…Continue Reading “Monterey Bay Aquarium General Information”

The Monterey Peninsula Inns are a very short drive to the famed Monterey Bay Aquarium. The Monterey Bay Aquarium is located on Cannery Row in Monterey. The Monterey Bay Aquarium opened its doors in 1984 and visitors from all over the globe have enjoyed its incredible beauty. At the Monterey Bay Aquarium you will enjoy more than 30,000 creatures from Sea Otters and jellies to sharks, penguins and octopus. The Monterey Bay Aquarium offers a Splash Zone learning center for children among many other exhibits…Continue Reading “Monterey Bay Aquarium”