The Aquarium offers programs and activities especially for families. You can take advantage of many of them during your visit, including Blue Discoveries Family Day and Aqua Kids. Or join us for a special Sea Squirts class with your young child!
The Aquarium has many opportunities to meet our animals during a visit or through additional programs. Whether you want to play with the seals or volunteer behind the scenes, you can see and experience the animals up close.
The Teen Programs office at the Aquarium is the place for 13- to 19-year-olds who want to get involved. We offer a variety of volunteer and paid opportunities.
Our off-site programs reach thousands of people at schools, hospitals, community centers and promotional events every year.
The Aquarium offers educational programs designed for scouting groups. The programs introduce scouts to what it's like to work at the Aquarium and give them an opportunity to earn badges for participating.
The New England Aquarium presents this series with the generous support of the Lowell Institute. The Aquarium Lecture Series is free and open to the public.