"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!


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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 classic 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


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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
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.

We have Gift Cards!
Memories, Inspiration, Togetherness
NEW! We have gift cards in any amount that can be used for Aquarium visits, IMAX® movies, memberships, boat cruises, public programs and more. A gift of Aquarium membership offers unlimited visits all year long. Gift Cards are NOT available for purchase online and CANNOT be used to purchase tickets online.


Gift Cards are NOT accepted in the Café or Gift Shop. There is no handling fee for an over-the-phone transaction. They do not expire.

If you would like to purchase a Gift Card, please visit the Aquarium or contact our Reservations Department at (203) 852-0700, ext. 2206, Mon.-Fri. between 9:20 a.m. & 4:30 p.m. Please also consider a tax-deductible gift to The Maritime Aquarium, supporting our non-profit institution and mission.

Download a copy of the Aquarium’s Member newsletter:

Maritimes Newsletter – Summer 2016

Maritimes Newsletter - Winter/Spring 2016

Maritimes Newsletter_Fall_2015

Maritimes Newsletter_Summer_2015

Maritimes Newsletter_Winter-Spring 2015