Make a Splash with a special gift from the New England Aquarium!

Show family and friends how much you care with fun gift ideas from the Aquarium that also support our work to protect the blue planet.

Phillips Chocolates Turtles

Phillips Chocolates Signature Turtles

Treat yourself to this special edition box of decadent confections while helping the New England Aquarium rehabilitate endangered sea turtles. Phillips best-selling signature turtles are made from rich, smooth caramel combined with hand roasted pecans, cashews, and almonds and topped with both milk and dark chocolate. A portion of the proceeds from each purchase will be donated to the New England Aquarium’s sea turtle hospital.

NEAq apparel, mask, t-shirt, tote bag

NEAq Sea Turtle Apparel

The New England Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Rescue Program has been an international leader in rescue, veterinary care, and rehabilitation of critically endangered and threatened sea turtles for more than 30 years. By buying one of these sustainably made t-shirts, masks, or tote bags, you are not only supporting the Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Rescue Program, but also all we do for ocean conservation.  

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Virtual Animal Encounters

Give an extraordinary animal experience gift recipients will enjoy from afar! While streaming live from the New England Aquarium, our aquarists and trainers will share fascinating facts about our animals and answer questions. Choose from four different encounters: sea lions or fur seals, harbor seals, penguins, or the Giant Ocean Tank.

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Aquarium Gift Cards

Share your love of the Aquarium with a New England Aquarium gift card. Gift cards are valid toward Aquarium admission packages, Gift Shop purchases, and virtual programs. Best of all, they never expire!

Purchase Gift Cards online or call our Reservation Department at 617-973-5206 to order over the phone.

Please note: Aquarium gift cards cannot be accepted online, they must be presented at the Box Office or over the phone.
clown fish in anemone

The Gift of Membership

Through a gift of membership, your gift recipient will have so many unforgettable adventures with us, and experience all the Aquarium has to offer, both in-person and virtually. It’s like unwrapping your present again every time they visit!

rock hopper penguin with chick

A Gift that Gives Back

You can give a great gift for a great cause. Make a donation to the New England Aquarium on behalf of someone on your list, and you’ll give the gift of care for our animals and inspiration for our community.

Book Cover of Disappearing Giants

The North Atlantic Right Whale: Disappearing Giants

A recently updated natural history of the endangered North Atlantic right whale and the tremendous efforts being taken to help this species avoid extinction and thrive far into the future. Featuring information about how individual right whales are identified, how they feed and migrate, and the challenges they face in the industrialized North Atlantic Ocean. Written by long-time right whale researchers from the Anderson Cabot Center for Ocean Life at New England Aquarium.

right whale plushie

North Atlantic Right Whale Plush Toy

The hugably soft Right Whale plush was designed by Research Scientists to portray true physical characteristics like an open mouth showing curved jaws and baleen used to capture and strain food, and white callosities, unique patches of skin on the head that are used to identify individual whales.

AmazonSmile: You Shop. Amazon Gives.

Did you know the Aquarium is part of the AmazonSmile program? A portion of your Amazon purchases will be donated to a nonprofit of your choice. It’s an easy way to support the New England Aquarium every time you shop.