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Safety Information for Visitors

The Aquarium has reopened to the public, following state and local safety protocols.
All guests over the age of two are required to wear a face covering in accordance with City of Boston guidelines. Read more »

Sea Walls: Artists for Oceans

Shepard Fairey Mural

Mural Painted by Shepard Fairey

Recently, famed artist Shepard Fairey painted a mural on the Aquarium's Simons Theatre as part of a week-long celebration called Sea Walls: Artists for Oceans in Boston from July 19–26.

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News and Features


Examining the Impact of Catch & Release

An Aquarium-led landmark study finds some shark species are tougher than others when it comes to surviving catch and release.

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Bluespotted Maskray Pups

Two bluespotted maskray pups born at the New England Aquarium earlier this year are temporarily on exhibit for visitors to see.

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Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Released in Cape Cod

Aquarium researchers pioneer use of acoustic tags that will allow tracking of track turtle movement throughout the Atlantic.

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