Maritime Aquarium Cruises
Cruise Norwalk on the Spirit of the Sound
Several cruises depart from the Norwalk Maritime Aquarium Dock. On the afternoon Marine Life Encounter cruise, the crew teaches animal-spotting techniques and educates guests on fish, crabs, and mollusks. TGIF and Sunset cruises offer views of marine wildlife and the sunset off the Long Island Sound. The Seal Spotting and Birding cruise offers the opportunity to see seals and birds in their natural habitats among the Norwalk Islands. Cruise durations range from 1.5 to 2.5 hours and cost between $31 and $34. Passengers must be over 42 inches tall and children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Masks are required aboard the R/V Spirit of the Sound when inside the classroom. 10 North Water St. The Maritime Aquarium dock is next to the 4 North Water St, parking lot (at the corner of Washington St.), a short walk from the Aquarium’s Main entrance (also easy parking at the Maritime garage).
Reservations and tickets at www.maritimeaquarium.org/cruise-schedule.