New England's Newest Hands-On Experience
Touch Sting Rays and Bamboo Sharks as they glide along in our tide pools. Find out what Spiny Lobsters, Hermit, and HorseShoe Crabs feel like as they crawl across the underwater sand. Feel the slow moving Star Fish, Sea Cucumbers, and Anemone that rest in the shallow waters. Then, step into our aviary where you can feed tropical birds like colorful Lorikeets - they may even land on your shoulder to say hello!
Kids will love to create their own under water sea creatures on paper, then watch as they come alive to swim along our 3D Virtual Seascape. Then use your imagination and see what lives above and below the water's surface in our Augmented Reality Sandbox.
Our New England lakes exhibits will intrigue you as you learn about local freshwater fish like Bass, Pike, and so many more! Observe and uncover dynamic marine life that flourishes in the world around us.
Take a trip south to our colorful Elkhorn Coral reefs, where you'll discover the vivid beauty that lives in Caribbean waters. See if you can spot everyone's favorite Blue Tang among our many varieties of vibrant tropical fish!
End your unforgettable visit to Living Shores Aquarium with a stop at our restaurant, Pasta Mia! Enjoy family friendly, quick service Italian cuisine inside or outside on our patio.
From sweatshirts to stuffed animals, to stuffed animals wearing sweatshirts, we've got it all at our gift shop located just inside the main aquarium entrance.