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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 investigated, interacted with and, of course, learn about."
– Rockland County, NY, camp director
Aquarium summer hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily | Café: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. daily | Gift Shop: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily.
Days: most Thursdays, Saturdays & Sundays
Time: 12:15 and 2:15 p.m.
Price: Free with Aquarium admission
Interact with the Maritime Aquarium's dive team among the sand tiger sharks, lemon shark and other creatures of the 110,000-gallon "Ocean Beyond the Sound" exhibit.
Next with Tickets Available: Marine Life Study Cruises (nearly daily through Labor Day); Family-Friendly Sunset Cruises (Aug. 26 & Sept. 2); Western Long Island Sound Lighthouse Cruise (Sat., Aug. 27); and Scenic Coastal Cruise (Sun., Aug. 28).
Cruise out with us aboard our cool new research vessel R/V Spirit of the Sound™ for a fun informative outing onto Long Island Sound.
Dates: daily through Labor Day
Time: 11 a.m.-noon and 1-2 p.m.
Admission: Free with Aquarium admission
Touch or hold a live bearded dragon, one of the stars of the Aquarium's "Dragons: Real or Myth?" exhibit.
Next Dates: Sun., Sept. 11 and Sun., Oct. 16
Time: each 8 to 10 a.m.
Cost: $50 adults, $25 kids 5-12 includes Aquarium admission at 10 a.m. (Members: $45 & $20)
Join us for a fun morning you’ll always remember! After a sumptuous buffet in the Cascade Café, your family will make the rounds with Aquarium staff as the aquarists feed an amazing assortment of hungry animals.