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The Maritime Aquarium

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10 N Water St, Sono District, Norwalk, CT 06854-2228
+1 203-852-0700
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Great Aquarium

The Maritime Aquarium has a lot of fun exhibits for kids and adults. Admission includes all the... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
WandaW0man
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New Rochelle, New York
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The Best for Young Kids

We love visiting here! All of the kids have fun and plenty to explore. The upstairs play area is... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
erika r
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New York City, New York
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Awarded the 2013 Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor. The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate Long Island Sound and protect it for future generations.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“imax theater” (81 reviews)
“seal feeding” (32 reviews)
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10 N Water St, Sono District, Norwalk, CT 06854-2228
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The Maritime Aquarium has a lot of fun exhibits for kids and adults. Admission includes all the exhibits and an IMAX movie of your choice. Exhibits include the Ray and Sand Shark touch tank, the seals which are fun to watch at feeding time, the...More

Thank WandaW0man
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We love visiting here! All of the kids have fun and plenty to explore. The upstairs play area is always a hit for the little kids! Very well run.

Thank erika r
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I couldn't believe my freshman grandson was willing to go. We both enjoyed it, although there were a lot of small children running around. But, isn't it nice that the Aquarioum appeals to all ages.

Thank 29dora
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great day at the aquarium! What with kids ages 6 1/2 years to 16 months. The exhibits are wonderful. The IMAX movie was great. The area is also really been built up and local restaurants offer discounts to members of the aquarium. Highly...More

Thank tar419
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The Maritime Aquarium is a terrific aquarium, and it also has lots of activities - live demonstrations of feeding seals and sharks, a touch tank of sting rays, hands on activities like exploring a lobster boat and making crafts, the tallest IMAX theater in CT...More

Thank Marcia E
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Family visit with 3 children. All including adults and children learned about sharks from diver in the tank. Lots of touch tank for the kids. Didn't the IMAX movie on secret sea was worth the time or cost but this is a good acquarium to...More

Thank RJKCT
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

A nice day activity with the kids. The best parts definitely were the touch pools (Sting ray and Jellyfish). Nice to also see toads and lizards. There is a small playground area for the kids mid-way. In the end though, it is quite fastly seen...More

Thank MahonenTravellingFIN
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This place is nice all year round. It offers a nice interaction between knowledge and fun. You can interact with some animals, watch a movie, have a decent meal and shop souvenirs at the end your visit. Parking is always available btw.

Thank Oporh
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We visited on a busy day but still had a great time! There are beautiful displays for all to view. My three year old loved everything, especially the jellyfish area. The octopus was very cool as well. I feel a little bad about all of...More

Thank Angel M
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We visited a few aquariums in the northeast and this one is our favorite. The touch pool is amazing and all other exhibitions are great. Love this place

Thank stajka
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Wawaquevedo
4 September 2017|
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Response from PATTAYJAY | Reviewed this property |
Adults: $22.95 Child (age 3-12): $15.95 Youth (age 13-17): $20.95 Senior (age 65+): $20.95 Imax movie ticked included with admissions
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Jean R
8 July 2017|
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Response from Maritime_Aquarium | Property representative |
Hi, Jean. Yes, the entire Aquarium is handicapped-accessible. Please come visit!
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Jean R
8 July 2017|
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Response from newyorker11b3 | Reviewed this property |
Not 100% sure but I am willing to bet it is. I would give them a call just to confirm.
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