aquarium of the bay

The Aquarium Of The Bay, One Of The Top Things To Do In San Francisco

Come face to fin with sharks at this amazing aquarium in San Francisco. Discover over 20,000 marine animals including a giant Pacific octopus, river otters and much more! You can also meet the noisy sea lions on Pier 39.

Your visit will take you through three main habitat areas displaying the amazing riches that lie beneath the surface of San Francisco Bay and its surrounding waters.


Discover the Bay: Where your exploration starts. See giant moray eels, bright orange Garibaldi, rockfish, baby perch and much more!

Under the Bay: Continue your journey and see magnificent moon jellies that will hypnotize you. Then, enter two crystal clear tunnels and explore the deeper waters of San Francisco Bay and come face to fin with Sevengill sharks, San Francisco’s largest predators, leopard sharks, soupfin sharks and spiny dogfish.

Touch the Bay: Get ready for an unforgettable experience to call, text or tweet home about, as you touch the bat rays on the tip of their wings and find out whether they are scaly or smooth.

The Aquarium of the Bay offers live feedings and educational talks – Click here to check their daily program.

Aquarium of the bay
Crystal Tunnel

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