travelgrove Travel Tips
 

New England Aquarium in Boston, Massachusetts

 
00
    
Legend
  • Family & Fun travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 3.2mi
erato's pictureby erato Family & Fun travel tip
added on the 19th of September, 2011
New England Aquarium is amazing. It is a three story complex with a lot of thematized exhibitions and programs for kids and adults as well. 
I love the jellyfish exhibit, but the tropical area and the part with the penguins is also great. The penguins are soo cute and they are not afraid of you at all! You can see and actually touch the rays and see sharks from very - I mean very - close!
They also organize whale watching cruises, but you have to pay extra for that. 

Address:
1 Central Wharf, Boston, MA 02109, USA

Price:
Adults $23
Children $16

Opening Hours:
During fall and winter:
Weekdays: 9 am - 5 pm
Weekends: 9 am - 6 pm

On the web:
http://www.neaq.org/index.php

 
Harvard YardTrinity Church Boston
 
 
 
Family & Fun
tips

Recent travel tips for Boston

  • Beacon Hill in Boston
    I love to walk around in the historical district of Beacon Hill, it is the most beautiful part of Boston. With lots of well maintained old houses and cobbled roads and sidewalks it is very romantic and gives you the feeling that you [...]
    D: n/a00
  • Trinity Church Boston
    Boston's most beautiful church, in my opinion is the Trinity Church. The Romanesque style building was consacrated in 1877 and is one of the most popular landmarks of the city eve since.The inside is wonderfully decorated and has [...]
    D: n/a00
  • Beehive at the BCA
    It's a great little place in the Boston Center of Arts. There is live music all the time, you can here some of your favorite soundtracks and great Jazz every day. The food is great, they have great jazz brunch on Sundays and some of the [...]
    D: 1.9mi00
  • Pagliucas Italian Restaurant
    Boston has got a large Italian community so there are quite many Italian restaurants as well. Pagliucas is one of my favorite of this kind. It is a family owned restaurant with classic and simple but delicious dishes. The prices are [...]
    D: 3.2mi00
  • Quincy Market in Boston
    Among Boston's numerous historical landmarks Quincy Market has got an outstanding position. This 250 year old 'market place' is located in the center of Boston downtown and is very popular among locals and tourists as well.It [...]
    D: n/a00

Things about Boston you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Boston Sights

 There are many things that you can see and do in Boston because of its historic and cultural background.  One of the many museums that you can visit is the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, which is a smaller version of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  It is also one of the most expensive museums that you can find in the United States.  The museum is the home of the second biggest artwork [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Tortuguero, Costa Rica
Most of you have seen this frog before, either on TV or in a zoo, but the best place to find them is in Tortugero, Costa Rica. This rain forest in...
Sightseeing: Red Eye Tree Frogs

Augsburg, Germany
If you want to spend the night at a cool location in Augsburg, where good music is played, you have to visit the 'Mahagoni Bar'. There is even a...
Night Life & Entertainment: Mahagoni Bar

 

Binz, Germany
Come to BinZhou City, and experience a great place.
General: The Pearl of the yellow River Delta

Munich, Germany
This is a fantastic Park in Munich. It's not as central as the English Garden, but more relaxing, and the best place to really calm down from a...
Outdoors Activities: Schlosspark Nymphenburg

 

Xanten, Germany
Visit the big roman open air museum at the time when the plays of the roman reenactment groups take place. Every two years one of the biggest...
Night Life & Entertainment: Open air museum and plays in Xanten

Macerata, Italy
The Basilica of Santa Maria della Misericordia, was built in 1447 from an ancient votive chapel, within a single day. This should give saefty...
General: The Basilica of Santa Maria della Misericordia

 

Pompei, Italy
You should really take yourself time for at least one day or better a whole weekend.
General: Visiting the ancient roman city

Cluj-napoca, Romania
In the center of the town there is a beautiful church, the 'Szent Mihaly Templom' and in front of it lies the prize-winner statue of one of the...
History & Culture: The St. Michael church and the Mathias statue

 

Irkutsk, Russia
The most beautiful thing near my city is lake Baikal. Many tourists come here to see it every year. Lake Baikal is the oldest (25 million years)...
General: Amazing lake Baikal near my city

Hoedspruit, South Africa
Limpopo, African country must be one amongst the foremost stunning, however under-rated provinces within the country. Hoedspruit, a novel African...
History & Culture: The Hoedspruit Wildlife and Nature Lover's Guide

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*