About The Experience
Explore the clear acrylic tunnels of Aquarium of the Bay, housing about 20,000 marine animals. The Aquarium of the Bay at Pier 39 facility boasts 300 feet of crystal clear acrylic tunnels holding 700,000 gallons of carefully maintained bay water that sustains approximately 20,000 animals, from octopi to eight foot, native, seven gill sharks.
Visitors are treated to mesmerizing walls of jellyfish and a chance to touch bat rays, skates and splash zone animals. In its fifteen year history, over seven million guests, including more than 100,000 school children, have visited San Francisco's spectacular Aquarium of the Bay.