- Exhibits & Animals
- IMAX Movies
- Visit the Aquarium
- Fun & Learning
- Long Island Sound
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
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.
Days: 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.
Next with Tickets Available: Central Long Island Sound Lighthouse Cruise (May 14), Marine Life Study Cruise (May 14) and Adults-Only Sunset Cruise (May 21).
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.
Date: choose Wed., May 11 or Sun., May 15
Time: both at 7 p.m.
Ages: for anyone in Grades 10 & up; younger children can assist if working with a parent or guardian
Volunteer to help us tag horseshoe crabs this spring as part of a census of these important creatures. At the training sessions, you'll learn the natural history of horseshoe crabs, the purpose of the census and how to safely tag the crabs.
Next Date: Sun., May 15
Time: 8 to 10 a.m.
Admission: $50 adults, $25 kids 5-12 includes Aquarium admission at 10 a.m. (Members: $45 & $20)
Join us for a fun morning you’ll always remember! After a sumptuous buffet in the Cascade Café, your family will make the rounds with Aquarium staff as the aquarists feed an amazing assortment of hungry animals.