Pajama Parties & Sleepovers

Please email education@maritimeaquarium.org for more information.


Virtual Pajama Parties

$20 per household ($15 per household  for members)

Put on your favorite PJs and join Aquarium staff for a pajama party! See the stingrays, seals, and sharks after hours as we tour the galleries. Get a peek behind-the-scenes of the open ocean shark tank and inside the fish kitchen. Meet a variety of intertidal animals during a touch tank demonstration. End the evening making a craft activity at home and listening to a bedtime story. 2 hours. All ages.

Participants will need the following materials to make a jellie craft:

  • Something to make the bell of your jellie such as an egg carton, small paper cup or bowl, coffee filter or muffin liner 
  • Something to decorate with such as paint & paint brushes, markers and/or crayons 
  • Googly eyes or buttons (optional) 
  • Something to make your tentacles such as yarn, ribbon, streamers 
  • Tape or craft glue, and scissors

Sleepovers

After check-in at 6:15 p.m. and a light dinner, we'll fill your group's evening with a fun- and fact-filled guided tour of the Aquarium, snacks and crafts. Lights are out at 11:15 p.m.!

After waking up the next morning at 7:30 a.m., you'll enjoy breakfast at 8 a.m. At 8:30 you'll explore our seal exhibit, followed by, a visit to the Gift Shop at 9:45 a.m., and you'll be on your way home by 10 a.m. Every child leaves with a customized program patch!

DETAILS
  • Cost: $75 per person
  • Require a minimum of 40 people (can accommodate up to 200 people.)
  • A non-refundable $200 deposit is required upon initial reservation with final payment and headcount 2 weeks before the event. 
Click Here to download our Sleepover FAQ
 

Available Dates

Please note: We will begin booking Fall 2022 sleepovers on July 1, 2022.

May 2022
  • Fri., May 20
  • Sat., May 28
September 2022
  • Fri, Sept 9
  • Fri, Sept 16
  • Fri, Sept 30
October 2022
  • Fri, Oct 7
  • Fri, Oct 14
  • Sat, Oct 22
November 2022
  • Fri, Nov 4
  • Sat, Nov 12
  • Fri, Nov 18

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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Phone: (203) 852-0700

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT 06854

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