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Adults ..................$30
Military Adults* .....$25

Children 6-12 .......$25
(For safety, participants must be 42 inches or taller.)

*Active, reserve,or retired and their dependents.


July - September

Tuesdays 1:00-3:30
Saturdays 10:00-12:30

Reservations are required. Call (860) 445-9007 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.  A Visa or Mastercard is required to hold reservations.

*On the weeends the building opens a half-hour prior to trip departure time.

*Tickets are nonrefundable.

*All reservations will be charged the morning of the trip regardless of attendance.

*Walk-aboard space may or may not be available.



During this 2 1/2 hour cruise on Long Island Sound participants will experience marine science at 2 stations on the boat. STERN: Explore the biological aspects of oceanography by pulling a trawl net, a plankton net and examining its contents under the guidance of professional marine scientists. BOW: Operate instruments and equipment used to study the physical, chemical and geological aspects of oceanography. Participants will also explore the basic chemistry of seawater.

deck shoes
sweatshirt or windbreaker
motion sickness antidote if necessary


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