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Penguin Encounter

Penguin Encounter

See an African penguin up close during this encounter. An experienced penguin care professional will introduce you to one of our penguins, and you will learn all about these remarkable birds and their history, highlighting their endangered
status, Mystic Aquarium’s role in conservation, and the world-class care they receive here. Each guest will be invited to pose for a commemorative photo of this special meet and greet.

  • Encounter available for a maximum of 10 participants. All participants must be ticketed.
  • No flip-flops, open back, open toe, or high-heeled shoes. Sneakers are recommended. Please be advised that feet may get wet.
  • Must be at least 6 years of age to participate.
  • Children 6 to 12 must be accompanied by a paid adult.

Cost: $150 per person for non-members (Aquarium admission required but not included)
$125 per person for Aquarium members 

Duration: 60 minutes