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We've taken a few educational boat trips over the years but yours was by far the best all-around experience. The highlight had to be the breadth of sea life we pulled up and investigated, interacted with and, of course, learn about."
– Rockland County, NY, camp director

Kids and Families
 

Public Programs

Aquarium hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily  |  Café: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. daily   |   Gift Shop: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.

NOTE: Programs are sometimes canceled or substituted with little or no notice. Check our "Today's Events" page at MaritimeAquarium.org on your smart phone when you arrive.

Click here to view our Upcoming Events, Cruises, and IMAX movies.

 

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Shark Dives

Days: next on July 3, then on most Thursdays, Saturdays & Sundays

Time: 12:15 and 2:15 p.m.

Price: Free with Aquarium admission

Interact with the Maritime Aquarium's dive team among the sand tiger sharks, lemon shark and other creatures of the 110,000-gallon "Ocean Beyond the Sound" exhibit.

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Study Cruises on Long Island Sound

Next with Tickets Available:  Marine Life Study Cruises (nearly daily starting June 26), holiday Fireworks Cruises (June 30 & July 2-4), a Central Long Island Sound Lighthouse Cruise (July 2) and a Family-Friendly Sunset Cruise (July 15).

Cruise out with us aboard our cool new research vessel R/V Spirit of the Sound™ for a fun informative outing onto Long Island Sound.

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Meet the Dragon

Dates:  daily June 20-Labor Day

Time: 11 a.m.-noon and 1-2 & 3-4 p.m.

Admission:  Free with Aquarium admission

Touch or hold a live bearded dragon, one of the stars of the Aquarium's "Dragons: Real or Myth?" exhibit.

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Mission: The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate and protect
the Long Island Sound ecosystem and the global environment through living exhibits,
marine science, and environmental education.

10 North Water Street  •  Norwalk, CT 06854
Tel: 203-852-0700

The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation.

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