"The re-energized focus on Long Island Sound's story is obvious in the colorfully redesigned main hall, which has been renamed Newman's Own Hall in celebration of a $1.2 million grant from Newman's Own Foundation."

– The Norwalk Citizen

Exhibits & Animals

Blue Crab Fun Fact

Blue crabs are good swimmers. Their specially adapted pair of back legs are "swimmerets" that help move them effectively through the water.

Live Web Cams


Meerkat Cam

We add “enrichments” to the meerkat habitat every day – things like towel hammocks, balls, pipes and hollow logs. It’s good for them because the new things to explore keep them busy and engaged.


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Jellies Cam

Our Jellies Cam currently is unavailable while the Jellies exhibit is being renovated to become bigger and even better! Please check back in March 2017.


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See what it's happening inside our "Ocean Beyond the Sound" exhibit, with 7-foot sand tiger sharks, large rays and other fish.