Public Aquariums

Mystic Aquarium

Mystic Aquarium


55 Coogan Blvd.
Mystic, CT map



Mystic Aquarium is located in Mystic just off Exit 90 on Interstate 95, about 10 miles east of New London along Connecticut's southeastern shore.

Getting to the Aquarium by Car
Parking is always free.

From New York City and points South:
Take I-95 North to Exit 90 in Connecticut.

From Boston and points North:
Take I-95 South to Exit 90 in Connecticut.

From Hartford, CT:
Route 2 East to Route 11 South
Left onto Route 82
Right onto Route 85
Route 85 to Interstate 95 North.
I-95 North to Exit 90
Follow the signs to the Aquarium at 55 Coogan Blvd.

Getting to the Aquarium by Train
Mystic and New London are served by Amtrak trains running on the Washington-Boston corridor.

Getting to the Aquarium by Bus
Peter Pan Bus Lines offers daily, round-trip service to Mystic from Providence, Boston and New York City.


Have a great experience with close encounters with many marine animals, including rays, beluga whales, penguins, sharks and more. Note: Parking is always free.


Adult $34.99
Senior (age 60+) $29.99
Youth (age 13-17)$28.99 Children (age 3-12) $24.99
Children (age 2 and under) Free!

Buy tickets online to save 10%


Open daily, except for Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Once inside, guests may visit ten additional mintues after close.
Hours are subject to change without notice. January 2nd - February 17th: 10:00am - 4:50pm
February 18 - February 26th: 9:00am - 4:50pm
February 27th - February 28th: 10:00am - 4:50pm
March 1st - March 31st: 9:00am-4:50PM April 1st - September 4th: 9:00 am - 5:50 pm
September 15th - November 30th: 9:00am - 4:50pm
December 1st - December 24th: 10:00am - 4:50pm
December 26th - January 1st: 9:00am - 4:50pm

Plan Your Trip:

Be sure to check out the aquarium's website for nearby hotels and deals.