Aquarium’s New Pacific Visions Wing Closer to Completion with Topping-Off Ceremony

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The last steel beam of the Aquarium of the Pacific’s new Pacific Visions wing was set in place today during the topping-off ceremony of what will be a 29,000-square-foot, two-story sustainable structure.

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Aquarium’s Winter Camps Offer Kids and Teens a Chance to Get Up Close with Marine Life

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This winter the Aquarium of the Pacific is offering three winter programs to kids and teens, including the Sea Squirt Winter Camp, Winter Day Camp and Winter Teen Overnight, where they can learn about the animals and regions of...

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Aquarium Releases Sea Turtle Back into the Wild After Rehabilitation

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A green sea turtle brought to the Aquarium of the Pacific on November 22 to be rehabilitated was released back to its home today, the aquarium announced.

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Aquarium Awarded Funding for New Ocean Farming Public Education Initiative Through its Seafood for the Future Program

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The Aquarium of the Pacific’s Seafood for the Future program and partners have been awarded $147,737 as part of the 2017 Sea Grant Aquaculture Initiative, the aquarium announced Tuesday.

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Aquarium of the Pacific’s Oldest Penguin Dead at 24

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The Aquarium of the Pacific’s oldest penguin, Henry, passed away on Tuesday due to complications with age, it was announced.

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Immerse Yourself in CITY OF FISH, an Installation Made Entirely out of Recycled Material

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Tonight, and only tonight, guests of the Aquarium of the Pacific will be able to experience a walk-through installation called City of Fish, an immersive exhibit featuring found-object renderings of sea creatures and, perhaps forebodingly, the sunken coastal cities...

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Long Beach Aquarium Joins Major Movement to Address, Prevent Plastic Pollution

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The Aquarium Conservation Partnership's nationwide consumer campaign, called “In Our Hands”, aims to drive a shift away from single-use plastic among the aquariums’ visitors, their communities and beyond.

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Pantónio’s Manta Ray Mural at Aquarium Comes Down, Makes Way for Pacific Visions Expansion

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Today the Aquarium of the Pacific and Clark Construction Group began chipping away at the mural Portuguese street artist Pantónio painted during Pow! Wow! Long Beach 2016.

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Aquarium of the Pacific Secures $10.5 million Loan from City to Begin Construction on Pacific Visions Expansion

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The City of Long Beach will loan the Aquarium of the Pacific $10.5 million over the next 10 years to help kickstart its construction of the site’s much anticipated Pacific Visions expansion project.

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Aquarium Receives LA County Arts Commission Grant for Upcoming Mural Project

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The Aquarium of the Pacific received $13,800 from the Los Angeles County Arts Commission to support a set of community-created resiliency murals.

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