Rich history, beautiful environment, & incredible artists....
are everything you will experience at Outer Limits Tattoo. The shop in Long Beach is the oldest continously operated tattoo shop in America and the second oldest in the world. The inside of this gorgeous shop is a feast for those who appreciate history and vintage details. It is a world class tattoo shop, historical site, & tattoo museum collection.
Outer Limits Tattoo has been owned & operated by legendary tattoo icon, Kari Barba, since 1983. It is a thriving studio made vibrant by Kari
and her staff comprised of the best tattoo artists in SoCal. We pride ourselves on having a diverse group of artists that can offer clients just about any type of tattoo style. Call the shop anytime during business hours and we will put you in touch with the tattoo artist that will be best qualified to turn your unique tattoo vision into reality.
We adhere to the highest standards in all aspects of the tattoo industry. All workstations are outfitted with the comfort, health, and safety of our clients which is always our first priority. Our artists are carefully vetted before joining our crew, hiring only people that have the skills & talents that are on par with the excellent reputation we have earned over the years.
Come in to visit anytime and check out all the memorabilia, look through the portfolio books of the artists, and then book an appointment for your next and BEST tattoo!