|A newly hatched epaulette shark held in the hand of a New England Aquarium biologist|
|The chameleon –like cuttlefish hovers suspiciously ready to change color if threatened.|
|The Last Reef 3D|
NEW IMAX MOVIE - THE LAST REEF 3D: Can’t afford to fly to the Caribbean? Take a mini-tropical vacation diving on the world’s most beautiful coral reefs. Using new macro 3D technology, The Last Reef 3D will reveal a clarity and detail to life on a coral reef not seen before. The film tells the story of the challenges facing coral reefs in the 21st Century and emphasizes the resilience of these cities beneath the sea. Check show times and get your tickets online.
As you can see, this February school vacation is a fantastic time to visit. Here are some visiting tips to keep in mind that'll help make your visit go swimmingly:
- Double check the Aquarium's hours.
- Plan to visit before 10:30 or after 3:00 p.m. to avoid peak crowds.
- Buy your tickets or Aquarium membership online and skip the line on the Aquarium's Plaza.
- live blue™ and commute by public transportation via commuter rail, subway or boat (or check for nearby parking options).