Today's Hours

Members: 9 a.m.–6 p.m.
General Public: 9:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

Daily Schedule

Membership Office

Hours: 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Mon.–Fri.
Tel: (800) 840-4880 or (831) 648-4880
Fax: (831) 644-7554
E-mail Membership


Benefits for all levels include:

  • Unlimited free admission for one year
  • Express entry through the Member Entrance
  • Special evening and early morning hours
  • 10 percent discount in our Gift & Bookstore
  • Discounts on Aquarium Adventures programs and special events
  • Previews of special exhibitions
  • Exclusive e-mail announcements
  • Free subscription to our member magazine, Shorelines
  • A special toll-free help line with live operator

Membership

Ocean Advocate $275
2 adults plus children, 2 guest cards ($235 tax-deductible)

Member $195
2 adults plus children (Fully tax-deductible)

Individual $75
(Fully tax-deductible)

Student $50
(Fully tax-deductible)

Senior $50
(Fully tax-deductible)

Memberships are tax-deductible and include free admission for one year, express entry and discounts.

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Join Us for Our Next Member Event

Guests enjoy a meal in front of our Kelp Forest exhibit

Member Night: Picnic by the Bay

Thursday, July 9

7–9:30 p.m.

Join us for one of our most popular Member Nights! Bring your own picnic dinner or favorite "to go" meal and enjoy dining on our ocean-front decks or inside the Aquarium in front of your favorite exhibit. Please note that beer and wine are available for purchase at the Aquarium; you may not bring in your own alcoholic beverages. Member Nights are free for members and guest cards are honored. Registration not required. Please enter through the Main Entrance.
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Monterey Bay Aquarium member magazine Shorelines cover Spring 2014

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