With its spectacular natural setting adjacent to Cabrillo Beach Coastal Park and the Port of Los Angeles, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium is uniquely suited to its leadership role in marine science education, aquaculture research and community recreation. The historic Frank Gehry-designed aquarium displays the largest collection of Southern California marine life in the world.
Since 1935, CMA has provided visitors with both a natural and interactive approach to learning about the marine environment of Southern California.
Low tides are the best times to explore tidepools. Click here
to see a tide table for Cabrillo Beach.
CMA strives to ensure the entire facility complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Click here to read more.
3720 Stephen M. White Drive
San Pedro, CA 90731
Tuesday through Friday - 12 noon to 5 pm
Saturday and Sunday - 10 am to 5 pm
Closed Mondays, Thanksgiving and Christmas