With the variety of wildlife and marine life native to San Diego it's the perfect place for an aquarium. It boasts an annual attendance of half a million people who flock to the aquarium to see its 3,000 animals. Over 390 species are represented. A tidal pool with sea cucumbers and starfish give visitors an interactive experience. Ticket prices are approximately $17 for an adult and hours are daily from 9 to 5. Check the website for more info on exhibits and visiting.