What to do in Manhattan Beach, CA

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Manhattan Beach featuring a beach, a coastal town and general coastal views

Manhattan Beach Attractions

It's not difficult to find fun things to do in Manhattan Beach. Learn a little about the local history and check out all the best attractions in this charming city. Sort out your travel schedule now so you can hit the deck running once you arrive.

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What to do in Manhattan Beach

Free Things to Do in Manhattan Beach

There's no need to give your credit card a workout in Manhattan Beach. The following won't cost a cent.

Manhattan Beach Pier - Make room in your to-do list to take a look at this place of local significance.

Cabrillo Beach - Breathe in the fresh ocean air and watch the waves hit the shore at this gorgeous coastal spot.

Polliwog Park - Refresh your mind and body by spending a little time in nature.

Things to Do in Manhattan Beach with Kids

There's fun for the whole family wherever you go in Manhattan Beach. Here are a few family friendly experiences you can enjoy together that are bound to make your escape a blast:


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Your trip to Manhattan Beach won’t cost a fortune with free attractions like these to keep you entertained:

  • Manhattan Beach Pier
  • Polliwog Park
  • Cabrillo Beach
  • SkinWorks by Melanie

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