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Look into a mysterious, mesmerizing world where life looms large.

You'll see giant bluefin tuna power their way through the water, while hammerhead sharks, pelagic rays and giant green sea turtles swim just inches away.

The stunning one-million-gallon exhibit is home to one of the most diverse communities of open-ocean animals to be found in any aquarium.

Don't Miss

Tentacles is Now Open!

Explore a dozen live exhibits of octopuses and their kin, including the world's largest octopus and the world's smallest squid, in our highly anticipated special exhibition, Tentacles: The Astounding Lives of Octopuses, Squid and Cuttlefishes. You won't believe your eyes.

Cooking for Solutions Tickets On Sale Now!

Join us for our 13th annual Cooking for Solutions celebration May 16-18! Come together with celebrity chefs, food artisans and Earth-friendly wineries to celebrate gourmet food and wine that's good for the planet and for the soul. Member and general public tickets are on sale now.

Revealing Tuna Secrets

Our Tuna Research and Conservation Center, a partnership with Stanford University, is achieving unprecedented insight into the lives of bluefin tuna. 

Download Our Free Aquarium App!

Get the most out of your visit with our app. You'll learn about our animals and exhibits—plus programs and special events you won't want to miss! You can even share beautiful, professionally photographed Aquarium images with family and friends via Facebook, Twitter or e-mail. 

View Our Open Sea Curriculum

Our standards-based curriculum has been developed to provide educators with easy-to-use, Aquarium-centered science activities for the classroom.