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|Our Adult Telephone Rate"Our Adult Telephone Rate" is the Alcatraz Media Inc. rate for this tour/activity. This is the rate charged for orders placed by telephone. :||$29.90|
|Our Adult Internet Rate"Internet Rate" is the Alcatraz Media Inc. rate for orders placed online. :||$24.90|
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Our Child Rate
Child - Free
Head inside to greet more than 80 penguins, then wind your way around the four-story Giant Ocean Tank, home to a huge Caribbean coral reef.
See energetic young sea lions bound through their open-air exhibit overlooking Boston Harbor, which they share with Northern fur seals.
Feel the smooth wing of a ray, let a hermit crab scurry across your palm and see if you can spot a camouflaged leafy seadragon.
Length: self guided
Open 9:00 am to 5:00 pm daily
See Special Schedule Notes below
Summary: Tour does not include hotel pick up. Child rates apply to ages 3 through 11. Children ages 2 and under are free! Please reserve online, or call us toll-free at 800-301-3239.
There is a $6.95 USD processing fee per order. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of tickets or tours purchased on an order. There is a service charge per ticket. This charge will be reflected on your summary before you checkout. The total shown includes any and all taxes, fuel surcharges, and service fees. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.
September through June
Monday-Friday: 9 am to 5 pm
Saturday, Sunday & most holidays*: 9 am to 6 pm
July through Labor Day
Monday-Thursday 9 am to 6 pm
Friday-Saturday 9 am to 7 pm
July 4th: 9 am to 7 pm
Sundays and Labor Day: 9 am to 6 pm
*Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Open at noon on New Year's Day.
Animals & Exhibits
Roll your sleeves up and touch the smooth wing of a cownose ray in the newest exhibit, the largest shark and ray touch tank on the East Coast. Watch penguins swim and preen in their bustling exhibit. Spot the seadragons amid their extravagant camouflage, go eye-to-eye with a harbor seal then watch the frisky sea lions romp in their open-air exhibit. Meet the lionfish and the stonefish, some of the most poisonous fishes in the sea, and count the arms on a giant octopus. Don't forget to say hello to Myrtle, the green sea turtle that swims in the Giant Ocean Tank with sharks, eels, rays and hundreds of tropical fishes!
Education & Activities
The Aquarium provides in-depth educational resources and activities for teachers, parents, kids and adult learners. Visit, learn and explore all the Aquarium has to offer!
Meet the Animals
Make sure to visit the hands-on areas for kids, like the shark, ray touch tank and the Edge of the Sea touch tank. Check out a special live animal presentation or watch how the marine animal trainers interact with the seals. There are many opportunities for visitors to interact and learn about the animals during Aquarium visits.
About the Aquarium
The New England Aquarium opened in 1969, revitalizing Boston's Central Wharf and creating a cultural institution that connects visitors to the waterfront. Today the Aquarium includes more than 70 exhibits and 26,000 animals. The aquarium experience continues to be redefined for visitors while engaging in research and conservation efforts around the world.
Tour does not include hotel pick up. Child rates apply to ages 3 through 11. Children ages 2 and under are free! Please reserve online, or call us toll-free at 800-301-3239.