Come find out what the Ocean Explorium at New Bedford Seaport is all about! As part of the Ocean Voice speaker series, the staff of the Ocean Explorium will give visitors an inside look at who the people behind the scenes are, what they do, and how they do it. Meet executive director and shark biologist Mark Smith; education coordinator and Massachusetts Marine Educators grant recipient Abbey Spargo; volunteer coordinator and fisheries biologist Jen Costa; Connecting Oceans Academy co-director and educator Jack Crowley; and curator and aquarium design specialist Warren Gibbons. Moderators are Simone Bourgeois and Arthur Dutra from Sea Lab, a public school in New Bedford.
Tuesday, July 14 7-8 PM
Admission: $3 adults, $2 seniors/children
The Ocean Explorium recently opened full time for visitors.
Daily hours are 10 AM to 4 PM. Come see the aquarium exhibits, marine life, Science on a Sphere®, and the Discovery Bay children’s activity center. Admission during regular visiting hours is $6 adults, $4.50 seniors, and $4 children.
The Ocean Explorium at New Bedford Seaport is located at the corner of Purchase and Union streets in downtown New Bedford. For more information or directions visit online.