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Quote Fun & Learning

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

Events

Fun Fact- Fun & Learning

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Sand Tiger Shark Fun Fact

Looks closely at the sand tiger sharks in the "Ocean Beyond the Sound" exhibit. Their snout and jaws are covered in tiny holes. These are receptors for the sharks' "sixth sense" – their ability to detect bioelectric fields emitted by other animals (including potential prey).

 

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Upcoming Events

Marvel Superheros LIVE and in person

Sun., Oct. 26Spiderman

Between 11 a.m. & 3 p.m., kids can meet the famous Spider-Man and Captain America LIVE and in person, and pose with them for photos! Free with Aquarium admission.

Marvels, Spider-Man, and Captain America: TM & © 2013 Marvel Entertainment, LLC and its subsidiaries. Licensed by Marvel Characters B.V. www.marvel.com. All rights reserved.

 

 
 

The Maritime Aquarium Presents ...

SOLD OUT!
Bill Nye the Science Guy  –  Mon., Dec. 8 at 8 p.m.

bill nye sold outEveryone's favorite TV scientist is booked for a special presentation at The Maritime Aquarium!

Seating is general admission; first-come first-served.

 

First County Advisors, the wealth management division of First County Bank.

Presenting sponsor

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The Wealth Management Division of First County Bank

 

 

 
 

Free First Saturdays

Norwalk residents: Free First Saturdays this Fall

Oct. 4, Nov. 1, and Dec. 6

sharks-cr2-photo2Norwalk residents can get close to seals, sharks, sea turtles and other animals for free in a special deal offered by their grateful hometown jewel, The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. The Maritime Aquarium is thanking the residents of Norwalk for their support by offering free Aquarium admission on Sat., Oct. 4; Sat., Nov. 1; and Sat., Dec. 6.

On each of those days, Norwalk residents can enjoy their favorite Aquarium animals, and touch live sharks and jellies, for free. (Proof of residency is required.) Plus, Norwalk residents will receive special discounts on IMAX® movies and in the Aquarium Gift Shop.

Home-Scroll-Free-First-SatsThe offer for free Aquarium general admission is good for those days only. Residents of Norwalk should bring proof of residency (such as a driver’s license or utility or tax bill). The offer is not available for online tickets.

 
 
 
 
 

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The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate Long Island Sound
and protect it for future generations. A vibrant and entertaining learning environment,
it achieves this goal 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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