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Sign Up by April 5 for Daily Spring Vacation Camp Programs at Maritime Aquarium, April 15 to 19

Feeding Rays Maritime Aquarium April Camp
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Kids ages 6 to 8 can learn from a marine biologist and scuba diver, thrill to encounters with live animals, and lots more in a series of fun programs during the upcoming school-vacation week, April 15-19 at the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. Registration ends Friday, April 5. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Eleven Fairfield County Attractions Partner to Accommodate Visitors With Special Needs

Kid Sea Turtle Maritime Aquarium 2019
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Eleven Fairfield County attractions are working to reduce the stresses of planning — and accomplishing — visits for guests with special needs through a new partnership called “Accessibility for All.”

Beginning April 2, anyone who wants to know how the 11 attractions accommodate guests with special needs will be able to find the information all on one website —AccessibilityForAllCT.Org. (more…) Continue Reading →

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On a Break from Saving the Planet, Marvel Comics Heroes Visit Aquarium Saturday, March 9

Iron Man Marvel Comics
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On the day after the nationwide release of the “Captain Marvel” movie, meet Marvel Comics characters Iron Man, Spider-Man, Black Panther and Captain America in special live appearances on Saturday, March 9 at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Maritime Aquarium Supports Ban on Plastic Carry Out Bags in Darien; Public Hearing on Wednesday

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In light of the Town of Darien considering a ban on plastic carry out bags, The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk celebrates such municipal efforts and encourages other communities to take up the cause. — an announcement from the Maritime Aquarium (more…) Continue Reading →

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Sensory-Friendly Morning Offered at Maritime Aquarium Early on Sunday, Feb 3

Shark Tank Maritime Aquarium
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For some, The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk is a place with too many stimuli. So on Sunday, Feb. 3, the Aquarium is planning a special morning to give guests with sensory-processing differences a fun, comfortable and accepting environment. During “Sensory-Friendly Morning,” lights in the Aquarium will be lower, and music and other sounds will be turned down or off. (more…) Continue Reading →

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