An American Sign Language interpreter is available from 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. on the first Sunday of every month. Assisted listening devices to make hearing easier are available at the Information Desk at the Simons IMAX Theatre Box Office.


Groups of 15 or more can arrange a special guided tour by calling (617) 973-5206.

Visitors with hearing impairments also benefit from description panels throughout the Aquarium. These panels include exhibit descriptions, species identification, discussions of conservation issues and much more. Many of the descriptive panels include photographs or diagrams as well as text.