Hours of Operation
The Maritime Aquarium is open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. every day of the year, except Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. (Also please note that we close early ... at 3 p.m. ... on Thanksgiving Eve and Christmas Eve days.) From July 1 - Labor Day, we stay open until 6 p.m. daily.
Please click on the "Visit the Aquarium" tab for general information to better plan your day. That page includes special information for Handicapped visitors, best time to avoid crowds, how weather affects our visitor experience, considerations for Senior Citizens, how long it takes to visit and more.
INCLEMENT WEATHER / SNOWY DAYS
In case of inclement weather, this website may not always communicate the latest information about delayed openings or early closings. Please call (203) 852-0700 or tune to the following TV stations: Cablevision News 12 Connecticut, WTNH-TV 8, WFSB TV-3 or NBC CT. We also post updates on Twitter – @MaritimeAqua – and on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/maritimeaquarium.