"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

About Us

Moon Jellies Fun fact

The jellies featured in the Aquarium are in exhibits specifically made for jellies, which would get sucked into the filtration systems of regular exhibits. (Jellies aren't strong swimmers.)

The Maritime Aquarium Staff


Dr. Brian Davis, President & CEO (Brian Davis bio)

Dave Truedson, Chief Operating Officer

John Lenzycki, Curator of Animals

Alicia Wettenstein, Director of Development

Tom Naiman, Director of Education & Volunteers

Tina Tison, Director of Marketing


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