Special Needs Travel

Best Zoos and Aquariums for Kids with Autism

Last updated 2nd November 2017

Rainbow Harbor in Long Beach with the large Aquarium of the Pacific to the left.

Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, California

This Aquarium’s primary focus is California’s sea and ocean life. Visitors can explore exhibits and shows along with exclusive behind the scene tours. Furthermore, the aquarium hosts several special events throughout the year. It is important to realize, that the events emphasize the aquarium’s conservation efforts of endangered sea life and nearby wetlands.

Autism Travel Tips

The Aquarium offers several events for families and individuals with autism. Therefore, families should check the venue’s calendar for scheduled Autism Family nights and Abilities Nights before visiting.