Media Contacts

Thanks for your interest in the Monterey Bay Aquarium. The Media Relations department can help with inquiries regarding Aquarium exhibits, people, programs, ocean conservation efforts and more.

General Requests
Please e-mail your needs and deadline to or call (831) 644-1069.

Filming and Media Pass Requests
For filming or media pass requests, please click and complete the appropriate application.
Due to the volume of requests we receive, we cannot individually respond to every one. You should receive a reply within 72 hours if we can advance your request.

Location Filming Application   Media Pass Application


Other Resources

Marine Science Resources: Monterey County Destination Resources: Sponsorship Inquiries:
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI)
Kim Fulton-Bennett, public information specialist
P (831) 775-1835
Monterey County Convention &
Visitors Bureau
P (831) 657-6405
Lorraine Yglesias
Director of Director of Advertising and Promotions
P (831) 648-4983
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary
P (831) 647-4237
Monterey County Film Commission
P (831) 646-0910