Marquee Exhibit

Shark and Ray Touch Pool

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Our “Shark & Ray Touch Pool" allows guests to gently stroke the backs of several species of sharks and a variety of rays!

COVID-19 update: touch tanks will remain open at this time.

  • Space for touch experiences will be limited in order to maintain social distancing in these areas. There will be dedicated spaces for guests to enjoy these exhibits on a rotating basis.
  • All guests will be expected to utilize our hand washing stations before and after any touch experience.
  • Volunteer or staff members assigned to a touch tank will maintain a 6-foot distance between themselves and any guest.

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

Members-Only Hours: Mondays from 10 - 11 a.m.

Phone: (203) 852-0700

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT 06854

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