New England Aquarium



Travel the world of water by stepping inside and experiencing more than 70 exhibits featuring animals from around the world. Stand in awe of the four-story, 200,000-gallon Giant Ocean Tank, home to everything from sea turtles to sharks to tropical fish in an astounding replica of a Caribbean coral reef. Touch shark teeth, alligator skin and whale bones in the Learning Lagoon or cradle a sea star, horseshoe crab, sea urchin or periwinkle at our Edge of the Sea tidepool. Whatever you decide to see or do during your visit to the New England Aquarium, make sure to incorporate an IMAX film in Boston’s only IMAX 3D theatre or go on a Whale Watch tour with one of the leading conservation organizations in the world. Go to or call 617-973-5206 for more information.


Attraction Type: Aquarium
Group Rates: $16-$21
Special Rates: Available to groups of 10 or more
Hours of Operation: Open year round.

Seasonal Dates: Open year round.Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Seasonal Hours: Summer Hours: Open until 6pm Monday – Thursday & 7pm on weekends.

Bus Parking: No
Bus Parking Fee: Off site parking available 0 $15 fee.
Driver Rate: Complimentary.
Escort Rate: 1 Complimentary per group
Deposit and Payment Policy: Please call for payment policy.
Cancellation and Refund Policy: Please call for cancellation policy.

Nearby Attractions that Influence Group Travel:

  • Faneuil Hall Marketplace
  • Quincy Market
  • US Constitution
  • Museum of Science
  • Children’s Museum

New England Aquarium

Central Wharf
Boston, Massachusetts 02110
Phone: 617-720-5104
Fax: 617-720-5098