For your safety, timed tickets must be reserved online in advance.
CT or RI EBT cardholders are eligible for a free ticket for themself and up to three accompanying guests (children 2 and under are always free and do not count toward the maximum three guests).
***Tickets are limited, and advanced tickets are strongly encouraged***
Cardholder must show their CT or RI EBT card, valid matching personal identification, and timed tickets to enter the Aquarium.
All other eligibility requirements still apply.
hours of operation
9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Last ticket sold at 4:00 pm.
The time on your ticket indicates your earliest arrival time. The typical visit is 2 hours at Mystic Aquarium, but you’re welcome to stay longer.
After your checkout, your tTickets will be sent to your email as a .pdf attachment and can be printed or scanned directly from your phone.
Please note: You must have a ticket when you arrive at the front gate to gain entry to the Aquarium. Guests will not be granted access before their reserved time slot.