You and your kids are invited to get wet at the New England Aquarium while having fun and learning about the blue planet.

two sea stars lay in hand

Cradle a sea star, pet a horseshoe crab, and get to know a sea urchin at the Edge of the Sea Touch Tank.

See our families and teens page for a variety of fun and educational programs for all ages, from the littlest learners with their parents to teens studying marine science.

Get more out of your visit by planning ahead! Our homeschool programs contain lots of fun activities that you can download ahead of time and the kids will have fun while they learn.