• The aquarium is a private, 501c (3) non profit organization in the state of Massachusetts.

• Our tax id number is 042-297-514

• Gifts to the New England Aquarium are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

• Memberships are partially deductible except for the fair market value of benefits associated.

• Invitations to some events may be partially deductible depending on the event. For more information on tickets and benefits please contact the Development Office.

• The New England Aquarium seeks support for a wide range of activities and projects. Most donors choose to join as member or give general operating support. However, if you wish to designate your gift to a special project or department, please contact the Development Office.


Hours of Operation

The Development Department is available Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Our offices are closed on Saturdays, Sundays and most national holidays.

For Questions or to request additional information contact:

By Email

By Phone

By Mail
New England Aquarium
Development Department
Central Wharf
Boston, MA 02110