- 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 got a chance to investigate, interact with and, of course, learn about."
– Rockland County, NY, camp director
“Great program and very informative!” Shari Strulson, Fourth Grade, Multicultural Magnet School, Bridgeport, CT.
Special sneak preview of our new jellyfish exhibit and touch experience: "Jiggle a Jelly." Yes, you can touch a live jellyfish if you dare!
See demonstrations of our various education programs, meet our educators and learn how our standards-based offerings can energize curricula for all students, pre-kindergarten through high school.
Learn more about our new research vessel for Marine Life Study Cruises coming this June. A $2.6 million catamaran, it will be the only research vessel with hybrid-electric propulsion in the world. Learn more! Our new R/V Spirit of the Sound™ was named by a Norwalk 10th grader in a district-wide contest.
Enjoy our exhibits and galleries. Network with fellow educators. Enjoy light dinner fare in our unique setting.
Aquarium programs, memberships and other prizes will be awarded in a drawing.
“A good job,” Rose Ann Martinez, Fifth Grade, Greens Farms Academy, Westport, CT.
Educators, teachers and administrators are all welcome. This is a professional event, no spouses or children please. We encourage you to bring a fellow teacher, however each educator must make his or her own unique reservation. One form per attendee.
This is a FREE event, even free parking, but reservations are required. Space is limited, so please reserve now.
Please fill out the Event_Registration_Form.pdf click on this link, then save the form to your desktop and then e-mail it to our Reservations Department at,
. Or fax it to: 203-852-8132.
For more details, call Cristina, Maggie or Ed at: (203) 852-0700, ext. 2206.
The Maritime Aquarium is conveniently located just off of Interstate 95 in Norwalk, CT. Go green with a trip on Metro-North Railroad. We are a 15-minute walk from the South Norwalk station. If you cannot bring your students to the Aquarium, ask how our Traveling Teachers can bring the Aquarium to your classroom.
The Maritime Aquarium, 10 North Water Street, Norwalk, CT 06854. A not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation. The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate Long Island Sound and protect it for future generations. With the support of the Department of Economic and Community Development.