Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Our research vessel, "R/V Spirit of the Sound" cruises all year long, offering a cleaner and greener venue to explore Long Island Sound. All cruises leave from the Aquarium Dock which is located next to our IMAX® theater!
There is minimal handicap accessibility aboard the Spirit of the Sound. Please be aware that our staff are unable to assist in lifting people or devices, and that the ramp to the vessel dock can have a 25% grade depending on the tides.
Hoist Ale on Saturday evenings in October as The Maritime Aquarium offers special Octoberfest Cruises featuring tastings from local craft breweries. The adults-only cruises will showcase different Connecticut breweries each Saturday. On October 20, sample and enjoy Two Roads Brewery Co. in Stratford and Beer’d Brewing Co. of Stonington's flagship and seasonal brews, while taking in the gorgeous sights on Long Island Sound. Participants must be at least 21 years old.
This event is part of Norwalk Now's "Crush" event! Learn more here.