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Monterey Bay Aquarium
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US$ 49.95*
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Monterey Bay Aquarium Admission
Ranked #1 of 103 things to do in Monterey
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Located at the ocean's edge, the Monterey Bay Aquarium is a window to marine life -- for dive masters and non-swimmers alike. It's home to sea otters, penguins, sharks, jellies and thousands of other marine animals and plants. Its mission is to inspire conservation of the oceans.
Kaukauna, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Loved it”
Reviewed 16 June 2012

We had a great experience at Monterey Bay Aquarium...we had extra time before our flight so decided on the Aquarium...so happy we did. I loved the bird exibit. Got to feed the birds with many beautiful colors - held them and got some really nice pictures. One of the staff offered to take our picture with our camera and the Aquarium one. We usually don't buy the pictures from the photo places but have this one framed on our wall. Really had a wonderful time and enjoyed our visit!

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montana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Mesmerizing!”
Reviewed 16 June 2012

The jelly fish exhibit takes your breath away! I could have watched them like a good burning fire or the waves near by for hours. It was absolutely hypnotic and shear beauty. This aquarium satisfies every age level...there is something for everyone. It has to be one of the top ten things to do with a family in this country...seriously!

Visited June 2012
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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Must see when in Monterey”
Reviewed 15 June 2012

This is a must see when in Monterey, especially if you have children. It is very kid friendly and they have a lot of interactive displays and activities fo children.

Visited June 2012
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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Gorgeous!”
Reviewed 15 June 2012

Definetely worth the visit!! We loved it! Plenty attractions, although a bit pricey!

Visited May 2012
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Boston
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
“Jellies and Otters”
Reviewed 15 June 2012

We loved the Sea Otter, jelly and Sea horse exhibits. They are all well done. The jelly exhibit is amazingly colorful and deamlike. They have improved the hands on tanks in which they have some great Stars.

Visited June 2012
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