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Evening for Families with Children on the Autism Spectrum
August 23 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for this evening event which is completely free for families or groups with children on the autism spectrum or with sensory processing challenges. This sensory sensitive evening features a quiet area, supportive staff and access to select Aquarium exhibits.
Explore the Aquarium’s outdoor habitats including beluga whales, seals and sea lions from 5:30-7:30pm. Inside, discover hundreds of vibrant fish and sea life from 5:30-8:00pm and trek through Jurassic Giants: A Dinosaur Adventure where all sound and motion will be turned off for a sensory sensitive experience. The Mystic Aquarium Gift Shop will be open as well.
Documentation of diagnosis is not required.
Advanced registration is required for each member of the party, age 2 and up. Must present confirmation of your registration at check-in table upon entry. If you are interested in visiting Mystic Aquarium before 5:30pm, regular Aquarium admission rates apply.