Virtual Programs For Families

We will be streaming some of our most popular educational programs each week!

Students, families and individuals are welcome to take part in these live-streaming virtual programs. All programs require advance reservations to receive the needed link. All program times are in Eastern Standard Time.

Todo Sobre Las Focas | Todas Las Edades - EN ESPAÑOL

Costo: Donación sugerida

Únase a nosotros para conocer a las focas del Acuario Marítimo y obtener una vista de un cuidador de una sesión de entrenamiento y alimentación de focas. Observe y discuta cómo se adaptan las focas para vivir en Long Island Sound, además de echar un vistazo a los planos y la construcción de nuestra nueva piscina de focas, ¡la nueva exhibición más emocionante en la historia del Acuario! 60 minutos. Por favor, regístrese una sola vez para toda su familia.

Haga clic aquí para registrarse para el miércoles 21 de octubre a las 4:30 p.m. est

Todo Sobre Las Tortugas Marinas | Todas Las Edades - EN ESPAÑOL

Todo Sobre Las Tortugas Marinas | Todas Las Edades

Costo: Donación sugerida

Acompáñenos para conocer a algunos de los residentes más cautivadores del Acuario, ¡nuestras tortutgas marinas! Aprende maneras de identificar diferentes especies de tortugas marinas y observe entre bastidores cómo cuidamos y alimentamos a nuestras tortugas marinas. Además, discutiremos maneras en cómo mantener los océanos y playas seguros para las tortugas. 60 minutos. Por favor, régistrese una sola vez para toda su familia.

Haga clic aquí para REGISTRARSE EL MIÉRCOLES 11 DE NOVIEMBRE A LAS 4:30 P.M. est


Feeding Time! | All Ages

Cost: Suggested Donation

There’s nothing at the Aquarium more fun than watching an animal being fed! Join us to watch a feeding and to meet and interact with a member of our animal care team.

Register for tuesday, November 3 at 11 a.m. EST

Saving Horseshoe Crabs | All Ages

Cost: Suggested Donation

Learn about this amazing one-of-a-kind animal and why it is vital to safeguarding human health.  Hear about the work the Aquarium is doing to protect horseshoe crabs, and discover how you can help protect this unique Long Island Sound resident that visits our beaches on a regular basis!

Register for tuesday, November 3 at 3 p.m. EST

Fish Tales | Toddler - Kindergarten

Fish Tales: Story Time | Toddler - Kindergarten

Cost: Suggested Donation

During this interactive story time, an Aquarium educator will lead young children and their parents/caregivers through songs, rhymes, dances, book readings and maybe even a visit with an animal ambassador. 45 minutes. Please only register once for your entire family.

Register for friday, october 23 at 10 a.m. EST
Register for Monday, october 26 at 10 a.m. EST
Register for friday, october 30 at 10 a.m. EST
Register for tuesday, November 3 at 9 a.m. EST


Meet the Jellies | Pre-K - Grade 2

Cost: Suggested Donation

Nothing sparks an interest in nature and science like an up-close meeting with live animals. We’ll bring jellies - some of the aquarium’s most interesting and exciting animals - into your home virtually! Children will use their powers of observation and other early childhood science skills.

Register for tuesday, November 3 at 4 p.m. EST


Shark Safari | Kindergarten - Grade 2

Kindergarten - Grade 2

Cost: Suggested Donation

Sharks have a variety of superb adaptations that have allowed them to survive for millions of years. In this program, students will examine the teeth and jaws of different species of sharks and learn how their structures and senses help them find a variety of prey in different ocean habitats. Students will get an up-close look at the different species of sharks we have at the Aquarium and create a shark of their own that has the structures it needs to survive. 60 minutes. Please only register once for your entire family.

register for saturday, October 24 at 4 p.m. EST
register for tuesday, November 3 at 12 p.m. EST

Hide, Seek, Chomp! | Grades 3 - 5

Cost: Suggested Donation

On this virtual tour led by an Aquarium educator, your students will see The Maritime Aquarium as never before. A focus on some of our most fascinating animals, such as sharks, octopus, crabs and jellies will enliven a discussion of food chains and motivate students to draw their own conclusions about the adaptations of predators and prey.

Register for tuesday, November 3 at 10 a.m. EST

Aquarium Stars: Seals | Grades 3 - 6

Cost: Suggested Donation

The Aquarium’s harbor seals provide endless opportunities for exploring animal adaptations, behavior, feeding relationships and biodiversity.

Register for tuesday, November 3 at 1 p.m. EST

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

Phone: (203) 852-0700

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT 06854

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