Who We Are

A 501(c)3 not-for-profit institution holding prestigious accreditation by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums, The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate and protect the Long Island Sound ecosystem and the global environment through living exhibits, marine science, and environmental education.

Guests enjoy personal interactions with animals and interpretation by knowledgeable staff and volunteers. With our welcoming atmosphere, focus on service to visitors, and outstanding amenities, The Maritime Aquarium is the premier family destination in the region.

Mission

The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate and protect the Long Island Sound ecosystem and the global environment through living exhibits, marine science, and environmental education.

Exhibits

We have 75 live exhibits featuring nearly 7,000 animals of 300 species. Your Long Island Sound journey begins along a freshwater river and the shallow waters of the salt marsh, then moves into deeper and deeper habitats out to the open ocean.

Our Mission

Mission: The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate and protect the Long Island Sound ecosystem and the global environment through living exhibits, marine science, and environmental education.


Contact Us

Open Daily 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone: (203) 852-0700

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT 06854

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