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“A nice walk on a cool evening!”
Review of Santa Monica Pier

Santa Monica Pier
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US$27.95*
and up
Ticket to Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: This bustling wooden wharf is the place to be, with its eateries, shops, high-tech arcade, roller coaster, giant Ferris wheel and other rides, famous 1922 indoor merry-go-round and fantastic views of the bay and the mountains.
Useful Information: Activities for older children
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Wanted to see the Pacific and the Santa Monica Pier was our choice! The end of Route 66 and a place to put our toes in the Pacific......the breeze was blowing and there were people to watch....

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank pastorbob_12
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Nothing special really. Looks run down and it was just something to tick of the sight seeing list. Looked good at night with the pier lit up.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Snakedoctor321983
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Took a very short trip here to start my Route 66 journey.

It was early morning so the pier was pretty much shut. It seems to serve as a great hub for the beach and parking is fair at $13.

Plenty to do on the pier and worth a trip for the history of it.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank DarrenBailes
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

For some reason, Santa Monica always has a great importance for the visitors. Everybody would like to step by around Santa Monica Pier and actually it worths. Feeling the breeze, walking along the way, looking to the ocean and having some fun.. all these are provided by this place. It is so easy to walk, usually there are some personal shows. A lot of place to buy magnets and etc.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank esrakaratay
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Was an interesting place to see, more children orientated. It was also cold the day we went. We had fun overall

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank kemoores2
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