It's all within an easy walk of the [train] station too – including The Maritime Aquarium, the one relatively new building in the group and the one that enables grownups to enjoy browsing and shopping while still entertaining the children."
– The New York Times
Visit the Aquarium

Sea Star Fun Fact

Try not to call these cool shoreline creatures "starfish." Sea stars aren't fish, so the proper name is "sea star."  (Similarly, call them jellies, not jellyfish.)



Maritime Aquarium Group Pricing

Book your trip today!
To begin planning your group’s visit to The Maritime Aquarium or to book an IMAX movie, study cruise, or an educational program at the Aquarium, in the field, or at your school, please call 203-852-0700 ext. 2206 between 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Mon.-Fri. or email us at: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


ATTENTION Camp Directors and Counselors:

We can accommodate last minute groups! Call the number above right away, as fast as same day, and our very large Aquarium will host your campers!


Groups are considered 10 or more. Chaperones are 1:7 ratio.

2014-15 Maritime Aquarium Educational Programs catalog.



Need financial assistance?

pdfDownload the Group Financial-aid Form and either email it or mail to: Reservations Dept., The Maritime Aquarium, 10 North Water Street, Norwalk, CT 06854; or fax it to: 203-852-8892.

Maritime Aquarium Group Admission Prices

(You can only purchase group tickets through reservations.)

Groups are considered 10 or more. Reservations must be made at least 24 hrs. prior to visit. Call weekdays Mon.-Fri. only.

Student or Group Child 

Extra Adults


(1:7 ratio)
Discount Combo
Aquarium + Classic IMAX Movie
Aquarium Only
Classic IMAX Movie

Prices and times are subject to change without notice.


To request paper copies by mail, please call 203-852-0700 ext. 2206 during regular business hours; or email us at: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Group prices are supported in part by our generous donors and are reserved for qualified educational and social services institutions. In special cases we do offer a friends and family group rate for non-institutional groups. To learn if your group qualifies, please call our Reservations Department: 203-852-0700, ext. 2206, Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.


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          Phone: 203.852.0700         Fax: 203.838.5416

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


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