Zoos and Aquariums in Connecticut
Beardsley Zoo: 1875 Noble Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06610
Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo is a wonderful place to visit - alone or with your family. Spend an hour or the whole day and see more than 300 animals representing primarily North and South American species.
Mystic Marinelife Aquarium: (Mystic Seaport) 55 Coogan Blvd., Mystic, CT 06355-1997
Mystic Aquarium, one of America’s leading aquariums, showcases the living collections, science and conservation work of Sea Research through exhibits, demonstrations and educational programs, emphasizing hands-on, interactive, live animal contact experiences for all ages.
Maritime Center at Norwalk: 10 North Water Street, Norwalk, CT 06854
Learn fun facts about river otters, sea stars, sand tiger sharks and more! Read up on the rich history behind The Martime Aquarium at Norwalk. View our mission and learn how The Martime Aquarium strives to protect the Long Island Sound.
Sharon Aubudon Center: 325 Cornwall Bridge Rd., Sharon, CT 06069
Audubon Sharon, consisting of the Sharon Audubon Center and Emily Winthrop Miles Wildlife Sanctuary, has been connecting people with nature for over forty years.
The Sanctuary: 2 Deer Run Road, Farmington, CT 06032
At The Sanctuary, you will have the unique opportunity to see waterfowl from around the world cohabitating in a natural setting, and to learn about the conservation, life cycle, survival and importance of this form of wildlife. Come open your mind and imagination to the beauty of these magical creatures.