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The Maritime Aquarium, Norwalk
(4.2/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web)
See more than 2,000 water creatures and experience a six-story IMAX theater at The Maritime Aquarium. In the 93 tanks you'll find fascinating creatures, such as harbor seals, otters, and sharks. If you'd like a tactile experience, the aquarium features two pools where you can touch rays. Leave time to visit the 14 model ships on display. If you grab a snack at the Cascade Cafe, read the signs about popular idioms related to the sea. If you have enough time, take a seal-watching tour on the aquarium's boat. You'll receive a discount if you purchase your aquarium admission and IMAX ticket together. Use our Norwalk holiday planner to add The Maritime Aquarium and other attractions to your Norwalk vacation plans.
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  • I visited for the 1st time with a friend from out of town and we loved it! I am excited to say my husband and I became annual members so we can visit again especially with visitors. The membership is ...  more »
  • The aquarim was well maintained, friendly knowledgeable staff, can pet the stingrays, touch and jelly fish . I ax show was good too 
  • So much fun for all ages but especially love the touch tank and the octopus! Great movie theater experience, too.