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“Wonderful Aquarium” 5 of 5 stars
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Monterey Bay Aquarium
886 Cannery Row at David Avenue, Monterey, CA 93940
831-648-4888
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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.
Plymouth, Mi
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“Wonderful Aquarium”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

Lots of hands-on exhibits; well laid out; variety. Definitely something you should see even if you don't have children with you!

Visited October 2012
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“spectacular dinner”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

We had dinner in full view of the million gallon tank with tuna, sharks, and numerous other fish swimming by as we ate. A great experience.

Visited November 2012
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“A MUST SEE”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

So much to see, learn and do. Children and adults alike just love it. Have been many times. My favorite the sea horse exhibit.

Visited August 2012
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“Visually overwhelming.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Anything ocean could be found there. From the illustrative exibits such as the tidal flats to the visual ones such as the jelly fish, there is so much to try and absorb in one day. A veritable army of knowledgeable volunteers ensured all exibits found and all questions answered.

Visited November 2012
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“Have You Ever Experienced Jellyfish?”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

The aquarium is a fascinating place to visit! The Jellies Experience was the most impressive display of jellyfish that we've seen. We also enjoyed watching the penguin feeding, which included a question and answer time with the attendants. A very relaxing and enjoyable place to visit!

Visited November 2012
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