Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Gear up for the beach with 'The Ultimate Wave Tahiti 3D'

Catch The Ultimate Wave Tahiti 3D! Bring the kids, head south to this tropical paradise only at the Simons IMAX Theatre. Sea turtles, surfers and sunshine - there's something for everyone in this family-friendly 3D adventure! Here's a taste of what awaits you on the largest screen in New England:

Swim with sea turtles, humpback whales, sharks and schools of fish in the captivating coastal reefs of Tahiti. Watch the world's best surfers take on wild waves, and see how young beginners learn this beloved Tahitian pastime. Soak in spectacular underwater 3D images and learn the science secrets behind the biggest waves on Earth.

Surf on over for tickets and show times!

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

April Aquarium Adventures

Are your kids looking for something fun and exciting to do during April school vacation? Then a new program at the Aquarium is right up their alley. The four-day program focuses on a variety of aquatic themes, and it will bring campers up close and personal with the animals living in and around the Aquarium. The program includes activities with live animals, guided tours through our galleries and behind-the-scenes, and much more!

Dates and Times: Tuesday, April 20 to Friday, April 23, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Location: The Harborside Learning Lab at the New England Aquarium

Price per child: $300 for members, $350 for non-members (includes snack each day)

Capacity: 16 children, ages 7 - 9 years (Grades 2 and 3)

Reservations: Email kmahoney@neaq.org or call 617-226-2147 to reserve your spot, or to get more information.