New England Aquarium, Boston, Massachusetts

1 Central Wharf, Boston, Massachusetts 02110

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Address: 1 Central Wharf, Boston, Massachusetts 02110

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Phone: 617-973-5200
URL: http://www.neaq.org/index.php
Hours: Check schedule More Info
Price: Adults (12-59): $22.95, Children (3-11): $15.95, Children under 3: Free, Seniors (60+): $20.95 More Info

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Guilford, Maine

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  • Visited: July 2011
  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2014
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Took Our Time To Explore

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Your going to want to bring a stroller for the younger toddlers. This is a very large Aquarium and they will get tired.

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Natick, Massachusetts

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  • Visited: November 2013
  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2013
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A Fun Place to Visit For the Day

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Arrive early to avoid crowds.

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Williston, Vermont

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  • Visited: July 2011
  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2013
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Crowded and Pricy Aquarium

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There is no museum reciprocity of any kind here. The only way to get a discount is to belong to the Aquarium.

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    • Big kids (6-8)
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  • Visited: December 2012
  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2013
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Great Aquarium, but under construction

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They have Imax shows and the Imax was included in the price of regular admission because of the construction when we went, but we had other places to go and didn't have time to sit through a movie. Definitely go see the seal feeding. It was great!

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Cranford, New Jersey

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  • Visited: August 2012
  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2012
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A fun learning experience for kids of all ages!

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In the summer months, arrive as close to opening as possible to avoid very long admission lines. Check the IMAX schedule in advance so that you can arrange your visit around the movie showings.

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