|Atlantis Explorer Programs/Labs
Long Island Aquarium offers several Atlantis Explorer programs
in addition to the regular two-hour environmental tour.
Floating Classroom Cruise
Available for students in grades 2 – 12, the two-hour
Floating Classroom Cruise includes hands-on activities such
as trap pulls, interactions with horseshoe crabs and other
local marine life, and an educational stroll along the shore
of a remote region along Flanders Bay. Available in Spanish.
Cruise limited to 72 participants.
Designed for students in grades 7 – 12, the Lab Cruise allows students to participate in a full-scale
laboratory excursion, including the use of sampling equipment.
Biological, chemical, and physical aspects of the Peconic
Estuary are examined aboard the Atlantis Explorer, while
the marsh is explored once the boat beaches. Cruise limited
to 72 participants.