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We just brought our 3 year old grandson and we all had a super time..Rverything is so close to you in lifelike settings for the animals. Some exhibits were able to allow children and adults to touch the jellyfish--stingrays small sharks ect,
Weekends in Norwalk, CT at the Aquarium will be packed, with parents with multiple age children but mainly under three-year-olds. Exhibits should engage and entrance audiences as well as various IMAX options. Add to this hands-on with various: sting-rays, proximity displays with prairie dogs. Worth...More
Diving with the sharks is a great show. That was by far the most captivating attraction. The staff patiently answered questions. My kids enjoyed the hands on exhibits like the jellyfish pool that's safe to touch. The seal feeding was also very nice. I liked...More
Nice aquarium, but very small and way too expensive.
The front desk was so slow to get the tickets.
The employees were super nice.
The imax movie was cool, but nothing spectacular.
Parking was in a lot across the street and cost $2 an hour....More
The worst aquarium that I ever been, make my day terrible. The animals live in small places, alone. There are a macaw at a cage impossible to fly.More
Date of experience: February 2019
Maritime_Aquarium, Manager at The Maritime Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2019
While the visitor only sees one macaw at the aquarium, we actually have multiple animals and they live in habitats back-of-house, rotating on to the exhibit you saw only during opening hours. They spend their off days with their trainers and also occasionally come down...More
Our 5 and 2 YO loved this aquarium. We went two days in a row, for 3 hrs each day and barely got it all done! It is huge! They had a bunch of cool touch pools that our kids loved. The staff was great....More
Visited with my husband and school-age child during the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day. It was very crowded, which can be expected during that time of the year. It was bit difficult to enjoy the exhibits due to the sheer number of people....More
Date of experience: December 2018
Maritime_Aquarium, Manager at The Maritime Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2019
Wow, Lorraine, we are stunned and very concerned by this experience you shared.
What you describe is not tolerable here ... or anywhere. Your post was forwarded to our Director of Guest Operations and she is processing it with her staff.
Please know, as a...More