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Mystic Aquarium and Institute for Exploration

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  • Mother's Day Deals Featuring Animals!

    Mother's Day Deals Featuring Animals!
    Several area attractions featuring animals are offering Mother's Day deals! Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport is inviting moms in for free this Sunday! The zoo features more than 300 animals and kids under 3 get in free all the time! One of...
  • Mystic Aquarium Animal Rescue Program

    Mystic Aquarium Animal Rescue Program
  • African Penguins At Mystic Aquarium

    African Penguins At Mystic Aquarium
  • New Mystic Seaport Exhibition Building Meant To Evoke Tradition Of The Sea

    New Mystic Seaport Exhibition Building Meant To Evoke Tradition Of The Sea
    For decades, visitors to Mystic Seaport have enjoyed a 19th-century seafaring village with cobblestone walks, colonial-style buildings, and moored period whaling ships that can be toured. The first major construction project at the Seaport in 50 years...
  • Malloy Makes $47.8M In Budget Cuts To Ease Deficit

    Malloy Makes $47.8M In Budget Cuts To Ease Deficit
    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy cut the state budget by $47.8 million Thursday to help eliminate a projected deficit of $99 million in the current fiscal year. Malloy also asked the judicial branch, which he does not control, to cut an additional $6 million,...
  • Ballard, Mystic Aquarium Part Ways After 15 Years

    Ballard, Mystic Aquarium Part Ways After 15 Years
    MYSTIC — Robert Ballard, who has discovered the Titanic and PT-109 among other ancient wrecks, has ended his 15-year relationship with Mystic Aquarium. Ballard said this week that his work with his Ocean Exploration Trust, as well as the Center...
  • Deal of the Day: 'Falloween" Fun At Mystic Aquarium

    Deal of the Day: 'Falloween" Fun At Mystic Aquarium
    Mystic Aquarium kicks off “Falloween” a three-weekend festival of fall fun with “PumpkinFest” on Oct. 18 and 19. There’ll be games, special children’s crafts, prizes, a new sea lion show and divers carving pumpkins...
  • Food, Wine, Fairs, Festivals Fill Up A Connecticut Weekend

    Food, Wine, Fairs, Festivals Fill Up A Connecticut Weekend
    The weekend is coming and it looks like it’s going to be a great one. Autumn weather and a plethora of choices when it comes to getting out.  On Thursday, the Hartford Symphony Orchestra opens its 2014-2015 season with a program featuring  “...
  • Love Story: Rescuers Find Love Caring For Stranded Whale

    Love Story: Rescuers Find Love Caring For Stranded Whale
    Erika Stuebing was scheduled to put a deposit on a house in Atlanta when her boss told her she was flying to Alaska that afternoon to help rescue a day-old beluga whale that had beached itself. The senior biologist at the Georgia Aquarium landed in Seward...
  • Back Aquarium, Not Science Center

    The Connecticut Science Center in Hartford should not be getting extra funding [July 25, Page 1, "$4 Million Grant To Aid Expansion"]. Mystic is the center of tourism in Connecticut. The Mystic Aquarium is showing signs of decay. It should get the extra...
  • Ancient Artifacts From Shipwrecks Part Of 'Lost at Sea' At Lyman Allyn

    Ancient Artifacts From Shipwrecks Part Of  'Lost at Sea' At Lyman Allyn
    Since people started sailing in ships, about a million have wound up at the bottom of the sea. That is the estimate by Robert Ballard, one of the world's most famous maritime explorers. Ballard has led teams that have found the remains of 50 or 60 of...