Today's HoursDaily Schedule
Membership OfficeHours: 8 a.m.–5 p.m., Mon.–Fri.
Tel: (800) 840-4880
Fax: (831) 644-7554
Benefits for all levels include:
- Unlimited free admission for one year
- Express entry through our Member Entrance
- Special evening and early morning hours
- 10 percent discount in our Gift & Bookstore
- Discounts on tours, sleepovers and special events
- Previews of special exhibitions
- Exclusive email announcements
- Free subscription to our member magazine, Shorelines
2 designated adults plus children or grandchildren (ages 3-21) and 2 transferable guest cards*
2 designated adults plus children or grandchildren (ages 3-21)
One designated adult
One designated college student (with valid ID)
One designated adult (age 65+)
*Guest cards are intended for use by family and friends. They may not be re-sold on third-party websites or used with vacation rentals and businesses. The misuse of guest cards will result in the loss of this benefit.
Membership fees are considered donations and therefore non-refundable.
The Monterey Bay Aquarium is a 501(c)(3) organization (EIN 94-2487469). Contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by law. You'll receive an acknowledgment stating the value of any tangible benefits received.
Join Us for Our Next Member Event
Member Night: Sharks & Rays
Saturday, February 24
Join us for an exciting glimpse into the world of sharks and rays! You’ll develop a new appreciation for these iconic animals as we debunk myths, reveal cool facts and answer all your questions. Member Nights are free for members and guest cards are honored. Start your night with a delicious dinner in the Restaurant. Dinner starts at 6 p.m. and features a three-course fixed menu of seasonal selections. Dinner is $77 for adults, $26 for children under 12 (tax and gratuity included). Seating is limited and reservations are required.
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