300 East Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90802
This wavy, oceanlike facility holds more than 12,500 ocean animals. The first floor—with the three-story Blue Cavern exhibit, the Jellies Gallery, and several other galleries—holds as many as 3,000 for receptions. Overlooking Rainbow Harbor and the Sea Lion Habitat, the second floor holds 150 for receptions. Outside, there’s the Shark Lagoon or Harbor Terrace.