Maine State Aquarium, Boothbay Harbor

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  • August 14, 2017
    Okay - I give this five stars for what it is - a tiny, adorable aquarium. It is no Baltimore aquarium or Sea World. But for 7 dollars each, my husband and I had a solid half hour of entertainment and ...  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    Great place to visit regardless of age of children. Our children are 13 and still love visiting each year!  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    It is only one room with about 8 exhibits. The "touching" pool was large,many gravitated to this and it was fun. We went on a rainy day ( on a Tuesday)and we were thankful we were there when it opened...  more »
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  • July 5, 2017
    What a fantastic place. The displays are informative. All volunteers are friendly and knowledgeable. We got to pet fish, fish on the dock and do arts and crafts. Loved it.
  • July 8, 2017
    It's literally just one small room with what seems to be the fish they went out and caught that morning. Long drive for no payoff. Disclaimer: you do get to hold a lobster, though.
  • June 9, 2017
    Beautiful little place! Lots of fun for kids and adults. Worth a visit if you are in the area!
  • June 17, 2017
    It was a fun trip for my daughter and I. For a four year old girl, there was plenty to explore for a couple of hours, and the touch tank was informative and fun.
  • June 16, 2017
    It's small enough for the little ones and the touch tank was awesome. The Discovery center for crafts is a nice option, too.

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