Dive into the excitement at Mystic Aquarium, New England's hands-on aquarium, with playful shows, interactive exhibits, and encounter programs. See fun-loving California sea lions take the stage, roll up your sleeves, and touch a bamboo shark as it glides past your fingertips. Be hands on with sea stars and crabs, reach in and feel a cownose ray as it swims by. Watch our loveable African penguins play in an above-and-below-water exhibit. Get nose-to-nose with New England's only beluga whales and discover colorful fish from around the world. Hold onto your seat in the new 4-D Theater. See Titanic 12,450 Feet Below, a brand new exhibit brought to you by Dr. Robert Ballard, the man that found her and knows her best. Open daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.