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  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • 428 Rooms & Suites
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Free Health Club Access
  • Heated Indoor Pool
  • Two Bottled Waters Nightly
  • Dogs Allowed
  • 24-hour Business Center
New England Aquarium
1 Central Wharf, Boston, Massachusetts, 02210 | 617-973-5200
Category: Family / Kids

New England Aquarium: Aquatic Animals, Whale Watching and IMAX

See giant sea turtles, penguins, rays, sea lions, whales, jellyfish and numerous other fascinating aquatic animals at the New England Aquarium in Boston. A global leader in ocean exploration and marine conservation, this family-friendly destination is one of Boston's premier visitor attractions with over 1.3 million annual visitors. It's also a major public education resource, providing classes, lectures and programs for students and adults, along with whale watching excursions and immersive IMAX film presentations.



  • Presentations and Shows
  • Programs, Classes and Lectures
  • Whale Watch


  • Aquatic Animals
  • Simons IMAX Theatre
  • Interactive Exhibits


  • How much time should I plan for visiting the Aquarium?

    Visitor surveys indicate that guests spend approximately two hours at the aquarium. This does not include Whale Watch tours which last three to four hours, or IMAX presentations, which last between 35 and 45 minutes.
  • what dining options are available at the New England Aquarium?

    Guests can find family-friendly fare and refreshing drinks at The Reef outdoor restaurant. The facility also plays host to the Harbor View Café, which offers a variety of pizzas, burgers, deli sandwiches, salads, soups, beverage, snacks and sustainable seafood.

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