Discover Life According to Fur Seals!

Watch frisky and flexible northern fur seals fly through the water and interact with their trainers on the decks of the New Balance Foundation Marine Mammal Center.

The Aquarium is one of only three aquariums in the U.S. that cares for this remarkable species.

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See fur seals up close, learn about their individual personalities, and discover some surprising facts about these über furry seals when you visit. Plus, get the scoop on how our researchers at the Anderson Cabot Center for Ocean Life are studying poop—yes, poop!—as they work to help protect this extraordinary species in the wild.


New at the Simons IMAX® Theatre

Experience 12,000 watts of digital sound and New England’s largest screen, all while exploring our blue planet in the most cinematic way imaginable. See remarkable animals and learn about conservation efforts underway to protect some of Earth’s most charismatic creatures.

Now Playing! Turtle Odyssey

Turtle Odyssey: Official Trailer

Follow the incredible journey of a spry young green sea turtle as it encounters astonishing ocean creatures on the adventure of a lifetime! From hatching along sandy Australian beaches to gliding along ocean currents, watch as this remarkable reptile traverses thousands of miles of open ocean—and then migrates with mysterious precision back to the very beach where it was born. Russell Crowe narrates as researchers trek through these same aquatic wonderlands, encountering the majestic corals of the Great Barrier Reef and breathtaking breaching whales. Turtle Odyssey reminds us just how interconnected we all are with the ocean.