Experience the wonder of 70 exhibits featuring aquatic animals from around the world. Get your hands wet at The Trust Family Foundation Shark and Ray Touch Tank. Watch Northern fur seals at the New Balance Foundation Marine Mammal Center. Finally, experience an unforgettable IMAX film on New England’s largest screen.
The New England Aquarium is located just steps from historic Faneuil Hall, the newly constructed Rose Kennedy Greenway and right on the bustling waterfront.
Spend your day at the Aquarium- visit our exhibits, watch a 45 minute- 3D IMAX film and during the months of April-October take a Whale Watching trip which departs right from the Aquarium.
Tentacles Take Hold!
Get ready to be wrapped up in Tentacles! Look for the giant Pacific octopus in its newly expanded habitat brimming with species found in the chilly depths of the Pacific Northwest. Eye the cuttlefish levitating in its tropical tank while the chambered nautilus jets through its inky dark display. From petite red octopuses to graceful sea jellies, dive into the dazzling diversity of these mysterious ocean animals as Tentacles take hold at the New England Aquarium!
Sep 1 – Jun 30
Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday – Sunday 9:00 am – 6:00 pm