Marquee Exhibits

Our exhibits give people of all ages entertaining, educational and emotional experiences in order to instill a sense of wonder in the diversity of nature and a sense of responsibility for conservation.

Meerkats!

Our meerkats' new home is now open!

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Pinniped Cove

Explore our harbor seals' enormous new home.

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Just Add Water

Trace a path from desert to rain forest – and meet animals of those environments!

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Journey with Jellies

Meet some of the simplest but most fascinating animals in the ocean!

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Sea & Discover Zone

An interactive educational space for young children!

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River Otters

The energy runs high in this Long Island Sound watershed display.

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Shark and Ray Touch Pool

Gently stroke the backs of several species of sharks and a variety of rays!

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"Sketch and Release" Digital Wall

Unleash your inner artist on the largest video wall in New England!

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Ocean Beyond the Sound

A 110,000-gallon habitat that is home to several types of large sharks.

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Sea Turtles

Everyone loves a sea turtle. Well, you'll really love three sea turtles!

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Jiggle-a-Jelly

Memorable sting-free touch encounters with a local species of jelly.

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Untouchable

Learn about some little ocean animals that can inflict a big hurt.

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Corals

See live corals that one day will help to bring a Florida reef back to life.

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Horseshoe Crabs

Follow along as we seek insights into these important creatures.

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Long Island Sound: From Risk to Resilience

Learn more about our changing climate.

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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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