Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

Things to do in the area

Before you book any fee-based activity or tour on your own, check the mid-conference and post-conference tour sections of the website to see if it will already be arranged as part of the conference.

In San Pedro

Aquariums, Museums, and Attractions
• Cabrillo Marine Aquarium (free/donation)
• Cabrillo Coastal Park - Point Fermin Tidepools, Cabrillo Salt Marsh, etc. (free/donation)
• Los Angeles Maritime Museum (free/donation)
• The Fort MacArthur Museum (free/donation)
• Korean Friendship Bell and Point Fermin Lighthouse (free/donation)
• Point Vicente Interpretive Center (free/donation)
• Battleship USS IOWA
• SS Lane Victory
• Terrace Cinemas Movie Theater

Shopping and Restaurants
• CRAFTED at the Port of Los Angeles
• Brouwerij West
• Port's O' Call Marketplace
• Downtown San Pedro 6th Street
• Target – San Pedro

Outside of San Pedro

Shopping and Restaurants
• The Pike Outlets in Long Beach
• Belmont Shore (2nd Street in Long Beach)
• Shoreline Village (in Long Beach)
• Del Amo Fashion Center
• Best Buy (electronics store)
• LA’s Farmers Market and The Grove
• LA Live (shopping, dining, entertainment)
• Hollywood and Highland
• Third Street Promenade Santa Monica
• Huntington Beach

Amusement Parks and Attractions
• Catalina Island (use Catalina Express from San Pedro)
• Disneyland
• Knott’s Berry Farm
• Six Flags Magic Mountain
• Venice Beach
• Santa Monica Pier
• Hollywood
• Hollywood Walk of Fame
• Hollywood Grauman's Chinese Theatre
• Universal Studios Hollywood

Museums, Zoos, and Aquariums
• Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
• Drum Barracks Civil War Museum
• The Banning Museum
• La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
• California Science Center
• Los Angeles Zoo
• Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific
• Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
• The Broad Museum
• The Getty Center Museum
• The Museum of Tolerance
• Griffith Observatory
• Autry Museum of the American West
• Pasadena Museum of California Art
• Norton Simon Museum
• Museum of Latin American Art
• Museum of Contemporary Art
• Huntington Library

Sporting Events
• Los Angeles Dodgers Baseball
• Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Baseball
• Los Angeles Galaxy Soccer

Nature and Parks
• Palos Verdes hiking
• Surfing lessons and rentals – The Frog House
• Griffith Park
• Scuba Diving Catalina Island (use Catalina Express from San Pedro)
• Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve
• Newport Backbay
• Ballona Wetlands
• Runyon Canyon Park
• Whale Watching