Veterans, active military personnel get free admission to the Aquarium of the Pacific Friday

On Friday, Nov. 11, the Aquarium of the Pacific will be offering free admission to veterans and active military personnel in honor of Veterans Day.

All eligible persons need to do is make a reservation online and be ready to present their military ID and ticket upon arrival. Tickets are available online, however, capacity is limited so the aquarium recommends registering for tickets as soon as possible. No walk-ups will be available.

All of the aquarium’s exhibits will be open, including the shark pools, lorikeet forest, and its newest exhibition, Babies! which features over 40 species of the aquarium’s many baby animals and sea life.

Active military personnel can purchase discount tickets with their local MWR/ITT office. The Aquarium of the Pacific will open Friday, Nov. 11 at 9 a.m. and close at 6 p.m.

The Aquarium of the Pacific does not require guests to wear masks but it is recommended.

The Aquarium of the Pacific is at 100 Aquarium Way. Click here for more information and to reserve your ticket.

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Cheantay Jensen is reporter and award-winning videographer who covers entertainment, art, food and culture for the Hi-lo section of the Long Beach Post. And sometimes breaking news, you know, just to keep things interesting.