What to do in Long Beach, CA

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Long Beach Attractions

It's not surprising that so many travelers head back to Long Beach again and again. This enchanting city is full of things to do. Whether you enjoy exploring tourist attractions or trying out more action-packed experiences, you'll never be bored here.

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Free Things to Do in Long Beach

There's no need to max out your credit card in Long Beach. The following won't even cost a cent.

Rancho Los Alamitos Historic Ranch and Gardens - Chat to the staff or curator and learn about the collections housed at this museum.

Long Beach Waterfront - This bustling area is popular with locals and tourists alike.

One World Trade Center - Widely renowned among those who live here, this place is worth dropping by.

Rosie's Dog Beach - Dive into a new book or listen to some music while sitting in the sunshine.

Bixby Park - Recharge your mind, body and soul by spending a little time in nature.


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Frequently asked questions

What to do in Long Beach on a sunny day?
When the forecast is full of sunshine, these outdoor experiences are difficult to resist:

What to do in Long Beach on a rainy day?
If it’s pouring with rain during your trip, dry off your umbrella and have a go at a couple of these terrific indoor activities:

What is Long Beach famous for?
California State University Long Beach and RMS Queen Mary deserve to be at the very top of your must-do list in Long Beach.
What should I not miss in Long Beach?
Give yourself enough time here to discover top-notch attractions such as Aquarium of the Pacific and Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center.
Are there cheap things to do in Long Beach?
What can you do in Long Beach for free?
You’ll barely have time to fetch your wallet out of your pocket with so many free things to do:

  • Long Beach Cruise Terminal
  • Port of Long Beach
  • Long Beach Waterfront
  • Shoreline Village

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