Explore More Ways to Give

There are multiple ways to support The Maritime Aquarium, and we want to help you figure out the one that works best for you. 

  • Give a cash gift online or by check in the mail. Thanks to the passage of the CARES Act, every American can donate up to $300 tax-free, whether or not you itemize deductions. 
  • Donate stock. You can reduce the capital gains you’ll pay without changing your portfolio. 
  • Make a Qualified Charitable Distributionfrom your IRA, lowering your income taxes. 
  • Recommend a donation from your Donor Advised Fund
  • Honor someone special in your life with a gift in their name. 
  • Leave a Lasting Legacy by making a bequest or gift through your estate, naming The Maritime Aquarium as a beneficiary of your retirement plan or life insurance policy, making a life income gift or setting up a charitable lead trust.
  • Become a member

And don’t forget to browse our Amazon Wish List!

For more information, contact Danielle Tranzillo, Vice President of Philanthropy and Engagement, at development@maritimeaquarium.org.


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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