Yay!! Free Norwalk Day is just around the corner. Admission on first Saturdays of October, November and December are free for the residents of Norwalk as a thank you for supporting The Maritime Aquarium.
The first Free Norwalk Day is Oct. 4. Proof is residency is required. Get all the info on our website.
"Look up to the sky. You’ll never find rainbows if you’re looking down." - Charlie Chaplin #Regram from @lunchtime28 #tmameerkats #maritimeaquarium #quote (at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk)
Don’t be fooled! There’s only one blue lobster in this exhibit. As lobsters grow, they have to break out of their shells by molting their exoskeletons. After a molt, lobsters will sometimes bury or eat them. (They’re full of nutrients!)
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Happy National Coffee Day! Celebrate with a cup o’ jelly! Here’s some of our favorite designs from our Jiggle a Jelly Jellyfish Latte Art Contest earlier this year.
Have you seen this toad on exhibit? It’s an unknown species! When it came to the Aquarium, it was an unidentified tadpole. We believe it’s a hybrid caused by the breeding of two species.
Oh baby! These baby lookdowns are swimming around behind the scenes. Young lookdowns have long, seaweed-like filaments and yellowish stripes. As they mature, the stripes fade and their filaments shorten and turn silver. They have a bit more growing up to do before they’re placed on exhibit!