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Address: 595 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Phone Number: 805 772 7647
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Small aquarium

A very small aquarium with not that much to see. All aquariums were worn out and the animals did not seem to have it so good. The barking sea lions were the main attraction.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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27 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

A very small aquarium with not that much to see. All aquariums were worn out and the animals did not seem to have it so good. The barking sea lions were the main attraction.

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Monrovia, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

What drew us to the aquarium was the sea lion that sounded like he was being tortured. We could hear him as we sat outside. It is a tiny aquarium, pretty basic. Ah, but the sea lions were entertaining. The loud sound from the sea lions was when there were people feeding them. They were loudly trying to get everyone's... More 

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California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The family owners of this place have been there for a long time, and they are not interested in upgrading the establishment to look like Marine World. The joint will NOT be improved because the city is requiring (rightfully) that a good portion of the seaward side should be set aside for coastal access. Go there when it is NOT... More 

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Hanford, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I love aquariums, but I felt bad for the seals here. It was so small and confined. It felt like visiting a jail.

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San Jose, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

There is not much to see, however if you have little ones, then they might enjoy being able to close to the Sea Lions and hearing them bark, and also feeding them. Besides the Sea Lions, there are several tanks of sea life, but not much more then that, at least the entry fee is very low, so can spend... More 

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Santa Maria, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Small stop, good for small children with low attention spans. Recommend making the drive north to Monterey Bay for older children and adults looking for something more.

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Morro Bay, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Around for decades..small but fun and worth the $3 for adults ++ fresh fish .50c for feeding the seals. Each display is small but worth watching and exploring..this family has ran this aquarium for years and this will soon be gone to update and building a newer aquarium. You need to go now just so you can say you did... More 

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Wade, North Carolina
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Cute place but not much in way of animals to see. Very "tourist" type shop, which seems to be real focus of this place. Kids tend to love it though, because they can see and feed the seals.

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Bakersfield, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

To start off the price to get in was very reasonable, $3.00 for adults and $2.00 for kids. If you want and I highly recommend buying the little fish to throw to the seals. They cost .50 cents for each bag. The seal entertain for their meal. They are loud and they like to splash into their little pool area.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

This place is pretty cool. You can throw fish to the seals and they do tricks. Nice little aquarium inside of the local fish and animals. Don't expect a huge place but a small town display. They do some rescue and help in the bay sometimes too.

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Address: 595 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Phone Number: 805 772 7647
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay

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