Learn more about the blue planet through art, science and storytelling. Programs highlight Aquarium favorites as well as hidden treasures. Indoor activities are included with Aquarium admission. With support from the Lowell Institute, some Family Days are free and open to the public! Drop in between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. on select Saturdays and Sundays throughout the year. Then check back here to see pictures from the event!
2014 Family Days
Family Day events take place on Sundays.
Activities are free with Aquarium admission.
March 9 (Octopus)
April 13 (Aqua Jobs)
May 4 (Southern New England Right Whale Festival)
June 8 (World Oceans Day Celebration)
July 13 (Harbor Exploration)
August 10 (Sharks)
September 21 (Seals)
October 19 (Sustainable Seafood)
November 16 (Sea Turtles)
December 14 (Deep Sea)
During these recent family events, visitors have taken a moment to share why they care about the oceans and what they are doing to help protect our greatest natural resource.
Blue Discoveries Family Day Chalkboard Photo: Penguins
January 12, 2014
Blue Discoveries Family Day Chalkboard Photo: Turtle
November 17, 2013
Blue Discoveries Family Day Chalkboard Photo: Seals
October 12, 2013
Blue Discoveries Family Day Chalkboard Photos: Sharks
September 21, 2013
We will have opportunities to showcase environmental programs happening in schools or in local communities during a Blue Discoveries Family Day. Please contact email@example.com for details on how to nominate a program for inclusion.