There's always something exciting happening at Huntsman, with our largest attractions being the twice daily feedings of our seahorses, seals, and salmon. We have a host of daily activities that are fun, educational, and perfect for all ages. Read more to find out about how you can get involved.
This new 2-hour adventure takes you outside of the aquarium to explore the Bay of Fundy coastline and learn about invasive species. Grab your rubber boots and help us to gather important data on green crabs that will contribute to research about invasive species in Canadian waters. Special treats and surprises are certainly in store during this immersive science learning experience that includes your Aquarium day pass! Click here to buy your tickets online!
|TIDAL TREK : Beach Crab Grab|
|ADULT $45 YOUTH $40 SENIOR $42 Includes admissions + taxes|
Join your Aquarium Interpreter in Gallery II and discover the characteristics of these critters, including what they eat, their predators and how they survive. Duration: 15 minutes.
Predator or Prey? Join your Aquarium Interpreter in Gallery III (lower level) to watch the unique behaviours of Bay of Fundy fish during their feeding time. Duration: 15 minutes.
Sculpin, ocean pout and flounders are tricky to find, hiding in their habitat, but when their food comes out it’s a scurry of activity that will surprise you every time! Meet your Aquarium Interpreter in Gallery III (lower level). Duration: 15 minutes.
It is fascinating to watch and interact with your Aquarium diver during routine maintenance of the underwater tanks! If you spot him, give a wave and let him know you’re here!
Visit the Aquarium’s theatre gallery, which showcases the work of teens from around the world who creatively explore ocean conservation topics such as marine debris and climate change. These young artists received honors in the international Ocean Awareness Contest, an annual scholarship program hosted by Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs.
Sit back and relax and relax in the theatre with marine related films and videos that are included as a part of your daily admission.
*Films play on a continuous loop from 10am-5pm and changes weekly.
Take a self-guided tour with a fun activity sheet that will engage children challenges such as finding animals with specific behaviours and some that may be hiding in plain sight! Return your sheet to the admissions desk to collect your prize and receive an answer key.
Please enjoy the walking trail that leads to the shore of the Saint Croix River. Enjoy the coastal scenery and take a look around, you may find some creatures you’ve seen in your aquarium! Please keep in mind that the tides move quickly.
Grab a drink, a snack, and have a seat on our new viewing deck as you watch the tides go by. Enjoy our free WiFi as you post and share your memories-in-the-making! Don’t forget to tag us in your social media feeds!