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March 2018

Amphibian Monitoring (FrogWatch Citizen Science Training for Families!)

March 27 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on March 27, 2018 at 5:30pm

American Bullfrog

Leap into action and attend our free family-friendly amphibian monitoring training! Through interactive activities, you and your family learn to... Learn More »

Signing Class

March 29 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Aquarium Front

Designed specially for preschoolers, ages 3-5, children will learn over 100 signs as well as sing songs and read. Instructors will teach... Learn More »

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

March 31 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Easter Bunny

Kick off your Easter weekend celebrations at Breakfast with the Easter Bunny! Hop on over to Mystic Aquarium for a breakfast that will provide... Learn More »

April 2018

Pizza with Penguins – Sold Out

April 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
a pair of penguins

Love Pancakes with Penguins? You’ll be crazy about this event! Pizza with Penguins! While anchovies won’t make this menu, kids and adults... Learn More »

Dinosaur Discovery Week

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:00am, repeating until April 18, 2018

Dinosaurs

Spend April vacation week discovering the dynasty of the dinosaur! Join in special activities throughout the week as we celebrate the opening of... Learn More »

Earth Day Event

April 21 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:00am, repeating until April 21, 2018

long island sound

You’re invited to the "Party for the Planet!" Mystic Aquarium is joining more than one billion people from all over the world to celebrate... Learn More »

Marsh Restoration

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Marsh restoration

Make a difference and join us at the Dodge Paddock and Beal Preserve in Stonington Borough as we prepare this unique marshland for the summer!... Learn More »

May 2018

Mother’s Day Weekend

May 13 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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One event on May 13, 2018 at 9:00am

Ray Touch

During Mother’s Day weekend, spoil her with the mother of all gifts – family memories to last a lifetime. On Saturday, May 12 and Sunday,... Learn More »

Endangered Species Day

May 18 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
African penguins

From vaquitas to African penguins, we’ll be celebrating the conservation efforts that are in place to help save some of our most threatened... Learn More »

Long Island Sound Day

May 26 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on May 26, 2018 at 10:00am

long island sound

Celebrate our local estuary in style! With the help of generous funding from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, you and your family can... Learn More »

Horseshoe Crab Watch

May 29 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Horseshoe Crab

Head to the beach and witness these “living fossils” gather during our nighttime Family horseshoe Crab Watch.  You can also help aquarium... Learn More »

June 2018

Carnaval Del Sol

June 2 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Carnaval del sol dancers

The colors, the rhythm, the culture, the heat - it's Carnaval del Sol at Mystic Aquarium! Celebrate summertime sun with the flair of Hispanic... Learn More »

Connecticut Open House Day

June 9 @ 9:00 am - 5:50 pm
Front Gate Dinosaur Signage

Receive $6 off general admission, good up to four people with mention of "CT Open House Day" at the admission gate. The one-day statewide event... Learn More »

World Oceans Day

June 9 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Indo reef fish

Salute our ocean planet and learn simple ways to help protect the ocean environment during our annual World Oceans Day party.  Bring your whole... Learn More »

Picnic in the Park

June 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on June 18, 2018 at 5:30pm

Summer Park Bench

Families participating in Picnic in the Park programs will be provided a pizza dinner, unstructured play activities, and an opportunity to meet... Learn More »

Horseshoe Crab Watch: New Moon

June 29 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Horseshoe Crab

Head to the beach and witness these “living fossils” gather during our nighttime Family horseshoe Crab Watch.  You can also help aquarium... Learn More »

July 2018

Nature Play Aquarium Camp Out

July 3 @ 7:00 pm - July 4 @ 9:00 am
Kids with beluga at night

Grab your tents and prepare to experience the Aquarium like no one has ever before! This special one-of-a-kind event will have participants... Learn More »

Nature Play in the Green

July 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on April 21, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on May 5, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on June 9, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on July 14, 2018 at 10:00am

Sea School Green

Join us in the Sea School Green for our 2018 Nature Play Programming.  During each monthly program, the Green will be open to the public... Learn More »

Family Overnight

July 15 @ 7:00 pm - July 16 @ 8:30 am
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One event on August 12, 2018 at 7:00pm

Family Overnight

SPEND THE NIGHT WITH US! How incredible would it be to come in after all the visitors have left for the night and explore the Aquarium without... Learn More »

Summer Nights

July 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until August 27, 2018

Juno beluga whale

Dive in to summer nights at Mystic Aquarium! Join us every Monday from 6 – 9pm starting July 9 through August 27 to experience the Aquarium as... Learn More »

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