Get ready to be wrapped up in Tentacles! Look for the giant Pacific octopus in its newly expanded habitat, the petite red octopus crawling about its artful exhibit, and the cuttlefish levitating in its tropical tank. Come be amazed by the dazzling diversity of these mysterious ocean animals as Tentacles take hold at the New England Aquarium!
The oceans are teeming with tentacled animals - large and small, brainless and clever. Some use their tentacles to explore their environment through taste and smell. Some animals have tentacles equipped with microscopic darts capable of paralyzing pelagic plankton. And still others use their tentacles as lightning-fast grippers to nab a large meal on the move.
Let's dive in to the dazzling diversity of the tentacled ocean animals that you'll meet at the Aquarium.