A hidden gem along Long Beach, California, The Aquarium of the Pacific is home to marine life from all over the world including penguins, sharks and more! The aquarium has over 11,000 animal exhibits, and numerous opportunities for up-close encounters. You can touch tidal pools, catch penguins waddling on land and then swimming gracefully underwater, prepare food for the sharks and more! While you're there you can even go on Harbor Tours, watch a 4D film, join family festivals, and a variety of children’s educational programs - you name it! The expansive aquarium is the best place for a fun and educational experience for families, and a must-do when in LA.