Marine Life Encounter Cruises at 1 p.m. on Saturdays & Sundays in September and on Sundays in October. Cruise out aboard the Aquarium’s hybrid-electric research vessel for
Marine Life Encounter Cruises at 1 p.m. on Saturdays & Sundays in September and on Sundays in October. Cruise out aboard the Aquarium’s hybrid-electric research vessel for memorable encounters with fish, crabs, mollusks and other creatures brought up right out of Long Island Sound right before your eyes. Check website for specific dates. 21/2 hours. Passengers must be at least 42 inches tall. Under 18, must be accompanied by an adult. Cost: $29.95 ($24.95 for Aquarium members). Advance reservations strongly recommended; walk-up tickets sold, space permitting. Get tickets or more details at www.maritimeaquarium.org or call (203) 852-0700, ext. 2206.
The Maritime Aquarium10 N. Water Street, Norwalk, CTThe only Aquarium focused on Long Island Sound presents sharks, seals, river otters, sea turtles, jellies and more than 100 other species from Long Island Sound and its watershed, as well as three touch tanks, a “Go Fish!” exhibit focusing on the cultural aspects of fishing on the Sound, a not-behind- the-scenes Marine Lab, popular “Meerkats” and “Dragons” exhibits, and an Ocean Playspace for toddlers. Harbor seal feedings at 11:45 a.m. and 1:45 & 3:45 p.m. daily. Plus, Connecticut’s largest IMAX ® movie theater and study cruises onto Long Island Sound.