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At Mystic Aquarium, close encounters of the incredible kind happen every day!

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Indoor and outdoor spaces are now OPEN with some modifications in place to ensure your safety.

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Today's Hours

10:00am - 04:50pm

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55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT 06355

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Aquarium Spotlight

Virtual Shark Week

Sharks remain one of the most misunderstood animals in the ocean. Starting this Sunday, join us on social for a week-long celebration of this apex predator as we dive deep into unraveling the mystery and wonder of this incredibly fascinating and important creature.

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  • Mystic Aquarium needs your support to ensure the health and safety of our animals during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Conservation Spotlight

In 2016, Mystic Aquarium and the Connecticut delegation were instrumental in the designation of the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument, the only one of its kind, in the U.S. Atlantic Ocean. Now, we are stunned and dismayed to learn of the Administration’s announcement to roll back its protections by opening the region to commercial fishing.

Click here to learn more and join us in taking action to defend this Marine National Monument.

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