Local Sites and Tours

JapanGardenpoolThe conference offers several tours and ways to see the local sites.

  • Visit University Library (8am-9pm), Japanese Garden (8am-3:30pm F, 12-4p Su), Art Museum (T-Su 12-5pm $4)
  • Passport Bus goes from CSULB to downtown Long Beach and major sites for $2.50 round trip
  • AquaLink water taxis service links 4 popular sites around Long Beach Harbor for $5
  • AquaBus water taxis services have five ports of call, each for $1

Making it a real vacation along with the conference? Here are some tips:

Conference Trip Category (SIGN-UP)
Timetable Frequency Prices

(per trip/tour)

Day-trip

(City-tour, museum visit etc.)

Half day During/after the conference
1. Museum tour (LB Art Museum, Museum of Latin American Art. Pacific Islander) Thur.-Sun self-paced

(Fri. 11am-4pm) group)

$7 entrance (LB free Fri.)

$ 10 entrance (LA free Su)

2. Aquarium of the Pacific Self-paced $30 ($35 with battleship) entrance)

$9 after noon with badge

3. Queen Mary Self-paced $25 entrance;

$15 with badge

4. El Rancho Alamitos

A: High tea and Tour (need 20 people)

Fri.-Sun. 1-5pm

Tues. 1-5pm

Donation

$35

5. School libraries Tues. 8:30am-12 free
6. Library tour (LB Public Library, Cerritos Public Library, Huntington Beach)  Tues. 1-5pm  free
Day-trip

(City-tour, museum visit etc.)

Full day (excluding lunch) During/after the conference
1. Catalina Island 7 X/day self-paced

(9am)

$75 from Long Beach harbor
2. Aquarium of the Pacific and Queen Mary self-paced (start by 9am) $45 entrance (combined tickets)