Top List of Museums in Monterey

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  1. Monterey Bay Aquarium

    #1 of 7 Museums in Monterey
    Monterey Bay Aquarium

    Tags: Museum, Aquarium, Educational Site, Food And Drinks

    Address: 886 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Almost 2 million people visit this aquarium annually, and boy does it live up to the hype! The residents here are mostly sealife and include over 600 species of plants and animals. The main exhibits a...Read more

  2. Carmel Mission Basilica

    #2 of 7 Museums in Monterey
    Carmel Mission Basilica

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Museum, Landmark

    Address: 3080 Rio Road, Carmel, CA 93923, United States

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and a U.S. National Historic Landmark, this was California’s second mission, and it played a significant role in California’s late 18th c...Read more

  3. Monterey Museum Of Art Pacific Street

    #3 of 7 Museums in Monterey
    Monterey Museum Of Art Pacific Street

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Park, Educational Site

    Address: 559 Pacific Street, Monterey, CA 93940

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The museum organisation has one simple purpose – To preserve the best of Californian art from the 19th century to present day, and to promote contemporary Californian art through exhibition. Thr...Read more

  4. Museum Of Monterey

    #4 of 7 Museums in Monterey
    Museum Of Monterey

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Beach, Historical Site

    Address: 5 Custom House Plaza, Monterey, CA 93940, United States

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Opened in 1992, this delightfully free attraction has thousands of Monterey related artefacts. It’s all about seeing the history of the city through the lens of it’s relationship with the ...Read more

  5. Colton Hall Museum

    #5 of 7 Museums in Monterey
    Colton Hall Museum

    Tags: Museum, Landmark, Historical Site, Entertainment

    Address: 570 Pacific Street, Monterey, CA 93940, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Initially built to function as a school, in 1849, this building saw California’s first constitution drafted, which makes it one of the most important buildings in the state. In 934, it was regis...Read more

  6. Monterey County Youth Museum

    #6 of 7 Museums in Monterey
    Monterey County Youth Museum

    Tags: Museum, Golf Course, Educational Site, Play

    Address: 425 Washington Street, Monterey, CA 93940, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    These 8500 square feet full of hands on exhibits are a children’s favourite. There’s just something nice about a museum that will let your child run around, touching everything, and won&rs...Read more

  7. La Mirada Monterey Museum Of Art

    #7 of 7 Museums in Monterey
    La Mirada Monterey Museum Of Art

    Tags: Art Museum, Garden, Educational Site, Tour

    Address: 720 Vía Mirada Monterey, CA 93940,United States

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The museum organisation has one simple purpose two preserve the best of Californian art from the 19th century to present day, and to promote contemporary Californian art through exhibition. Through ed...Read more

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