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Mystic Aquarium & Institute for Exploration

Connecticut Tourism Sponsor Category: Entertainment SubCategory: Science & Nature Area: Mystic Country Address: 55 Coogan Blvd. Mystic, CT 06355 Description: There’s always something new to see and do. Discover the amazing creatures that call the Amazon their home in Wild Amazon, a new exhibit opening Spring, 2005. See the beluga whales and sea lions. Touch a ray in the Ray Touch Pool or take part in a contact program and get closer to the beluga whales or African Penguins (reservations recommended). Exhibits based on Dr. Robert Ballard’s expeditions; play Dinosaurs: Beyond Extinction!, an interactive program that is part movie, part game. Attraction Rate: Adults $16, seniors $15, children (3-12) $11, 2 and under free. Date of Operation: Mar.-Nov., daily 9-6. Dec.-Feb., Mon.-Fri. 10-5; Sat., Sun., and holidays 9-6. Closed Thanksgiving Day, Dec. 25. Phone: (860) 572-5955 Hwy. Access: (I-95 Ex. 90) URL: http://www.mysticaquarium.org Groton’s Weather Map of Groton Find additional places to stay or things to do that are within the Groton area Where to Stay What to do within 5 miles within 10 miles within 25 miles within 5 miles within 10 miles within 25 miles
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