Aquarium of the Pacific
The nonprofit Aquarium of the Pacific,
located in downtown Long Beach, opened
to the public in 1998. It has become a
major attraction visited by more than 13
million people since its opening. The
Aquarium was rated #2 Los Angeles area
Family Destination in the most recent
Zagat U.S. Family Travel Guide, second
only to Disneyland. The Aquarium’s
architecture is inspired by the breaking
waves of the Pacific. Kajima International
was the developer of the Aquarium of the
Pacific and architects included the Los
Angeles office of Hellmuth, Obata &
Kassanbaum and Esherick Homsey Dodge
and Davis of San Francisco.
Aquarium of the Pacific
Long Beach, California
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