Fall 2018 Homeschool Programs

Sessions Begin September 24

The Maritime Aquarium is excited to announce this fall’s programs for homeschool students! These multi-week series will make learning science an exciting adventure for your child.

Registration closes on September 28, sign up today!


Marine Animal Adaptations (ages 7-9)

8 Sessions (Mondays from September 24 – November 12, 9:30 – 11:30 am)
$275 ($250 for Aquarium members)

Examination of the relationship between structure and function in a variety of marine animals, including sharks, squid and the plethora of invertebrates seen only through a microscope. Students will also investigate behavioral adaptations and embark on our research vessel to consider the adaptations of animals living in Long Island Sound.

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Marine Biology Series (ages 10-13)

8 Sessions (Mondays from September 24 – November 12, 9:30 – 11:30 am)
$275 ($250 for Aquarium members)

Explores topics including marine biodiversity, water quality monitoring, fish anatomy, conservation and more.  Students will tour the aquarium behind the scenes to learn about the diverse careers involved in keeping a modern aquarium “afloat” and will collect data aboard our hybrid-electric research vessel.

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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.

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Open Daily 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone: (203) 852-0700

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT 06854

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