"Students know how to formulate critical questions and generalize from their findings. They are able to identify the big, essential questions about their learning. They know how to collaborate and cooperate with each other."

– 5th Grade Teacher

Support

Support Fun Fact

Our trained and devoted volunteers give some 25,000 hours of their time each year to the Aquarium, helping to share the "WOW!" at such exhibits as the seals, Touch Tank and Shark & Ray Touch Pool. They’re great!

 

November Membership Deal

We are offering $10 off Memberships for Veterans and Active Duty Military during the month of November! This offer is available at the Aquarium only (cannot be done online) with proof or veteran, active or retired military status.

 

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Are You Gonna Join Us or What?

A family membership pays for itself in less than 2 visits!

 

Membership brings you closer ...
• unlimited admission for 1 year
• special members’ previews
• discounted tickets for guests

... takes you farther ...
• discounted tickets for programs, camps and boat cruises
• provides a year-long journey of adventure and
excitement with changing exhibits and seasonal events

... and gets you more!
• a standard IMAX® movie included with every visit
• 10% off at The Maritime Aquarium Gift Shop
• discounts on exciting member events
• discounts on birthday parties and facility rentals
• free subscription to our newsletter The Maritimes


Aquar.loggerhead-copyChoose the membership level that works for you:

Individual: $100 / Buy now btn go green
All membership benefits for 1 adult and any children under the age of 3.

Duo: $130 / Buy now btn go green
All membership benefits for 2 named adults and their children or grandchildren under the age of 3.

Family: $170 /Buy now btn go green
All the membership benefits for 2 named adults living at the same address and their children or grandchildren 17 and younger. Free admission for children’s caregiver or guest.

Premium: $250 / Buy now btn go green
All the membership benefits for 2 named adults living at the same address and their children or grandchildren 17 and younger. Free admission for children’s caregiver or 2 free guests.

Patron: $500 / Buy now btn go green
All the membership benefits for 2 named adults living at the same address and their children or grandchildren 17 and younger. Free admission for children’s caregiver or 2 free guests. 1 family 4-pack cruise on our research vessel, R/V Spirit of the Sound™.

Friends Society: $1000 Buy now btn go green
All the membership benefits for 2 named adults living at the same address and their children or grandchildren 17 and younger.
Free admission for children’s caregiver or 2 free guests. 1 family 4-pack cruise on our research vessel, R/V Spirit of the Sound™. An elite behind-the-scenes aquarium tour for 4.

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

 

 

Member Events

 

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Member-Moms Night Out + One

Date: Thurs., Nov. 30

Time: Doors open at 5:30, movie starts at 6:15

Cost: Open to Member-moms only (& one guest) for free!

Get into the holiday spirit as we present "Love Actually" on our giant video wall in Newman's Own Hall during this BYOB (bring your own bottle of wine) movie night! 

Guests are welcome to bring blankets or chairs. Cheese and crackers will be provided!

This is a free event for Aquarium Members but please register online here or by calling our reservations department at (203) 852-0700, ext. 2206.

 

 

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Reciprocal Admission to CT Science Center

When: Month of January

We're excited to announce this special reciprocal offer with the Connecticut Science Center in Hartford!  In January only, Maritime Aquarium Members can flash their Aquarium membership card for free entry to the Science Center.
 
Science Center members are able to use their Science Center membership card to get free admission to The Maritime Aquarium for the month of January as well. Membership cards and photo IDs required at both locations.