Family Activities

A Monterey Family Vacation

Bring the entire family to the Central California Coast: there are plenty of family-friendly to do here for both kids and adults! Whether you spend time outdoors or venture to inside locations like museums or the Monterey Bay Aquarium, the Pacific Grove area is sure to offer something of interest for all.

MY Museum
A unique museum developed with kids in mind, MY Museum offers hands-on exhibits to promote discovery, thinking and fun.

Whale Watching
There’s just nothing like getting up-close and personal with some of the largest mammals on Earth! A number of local outfitters offer group trips.

Whether you have an experienced group or members who are beginners, there is a nearby trail system sure to suit your needs.

Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
Face it: kids love fast cars! Bring them to one of the many events at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and watch their mouth drop open and their eyes widen.

The Farm
Let them get their hands dirty and find new appreciation for food and its origins at The Farm.

Monterey Bay Aquarium
Kids have no idea of the vast natural habitat found just off the nearby shores. Let the discover flora and fauna found both in the area’s waters and around the world at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.