Aquarium of the Bay
San Francisco , CATripAdvisor Traveler Rating
San Francisco's only waterfront aquarium is conveniently located next to Pier 39. Walk through 300 ft. of crystal clear tunnels filled with sharks, rays and more than 20,000 other marine animals from the Bay and nearby watersit's like skin diving without getting wet. Daily hands-on animal encounters, feedings, behind the scenes tours and more. Other special exhibits include the mesmerizing world of jellies, a grotto-like exhibit featuring Dungeness Crabs and a Deep Sea Isopod and an interactive climate change exhibit.
General Hours of Operation -- Summer
Every day: 9 am to 8 pm
General Hours of Operation -- Winter
Monday-Thursday: 10 am to 6 pm and Friday-Sunday: 10 am to 7 pm
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