Support Our Mission

Oceans are big. Making an impact requires no small effort.

Join Us

Join us in supporting our efforts to educate students, train specialists, study wildlife, rescue stranded animals and explore the world’s oceans in a way that no one else is doing – helping us to understand the deep connection between our oceans and ourselves.

Donor Privacy Policy

We will not sell, share or trade our donors’ names or personal information with any other entity, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations. This policy applies to all information received by Sea Research Foundation, Inc., d/b/a Mystic Aquarium, both online and offline, on any platform (website and mobile applications), as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications. To the extent any donations are processed through a third-party service provider, our donors’ information will only be used for purposes necessary to process the donation.

If you prefer to mail your donation,
please send to:

Mystic Aquarium
Development Department
55 Coogan Blvd
Mystic, CT 06355


The Aquarium is looking for volunteers in a variety of areas. In addition to making a difference, you’ll meet new friends and enjoy numerous benefits, such as free admission and discounts.

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Ways to Give

Annual Fund

Your donation directly supports our mission, to inspire people to care for and protect our ocean environment through conservation, education, and research. Here are just a few examples of our mission in action.

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Ocean Society

An Ocean Society membership demonstrates your dedication to our mission – inspire people to care for and protect our ocean environment through conservation, education, and research, and helps in hundreds of other ways.

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Corporate Sponsorship

There are many exceptional opportunities for corporate involvement at Mystic Aquarium.  With nearly 750,000 annual guests, we offer your organization an affordable means to reach a very large attentive audience.  On average, our guests visit the aquarium for two to three hours, insuring that your message is seen and heard by a multitude of visitors.

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