Adventures + Interactive Experiences

Adventure Days Summer Camp

Adventure Days Summer Camp

Long Island Aquarium’s Adventure Days Summer Camp provides hands-on learning and full-on fun for children of all ages during school-year…

aqautic birthday parties

Aquatic Birthday Parties

Want to make a splash with your child’s next birthday party? 
Have it at the Aquarium! Parties include full-day Aquarium…

Atlantis Explorer Tour Boat

Atlantis Explorer Tour Boat

Get ready for an interactive and educational 90 minute adventure aboard the Atlantis Explorer.  It’s a fascinating way to discover…

behind scene tour

Behind the Scenes Tour

If you’d like to learn about all the systems and procedures necessary to keep the Long Island Aquarium up and…

Bug Encounter Program

Bug Encounter

Have a personal and interactive encounter with some of our most interesting Bugs! Our trained specialists will bring you and…

Coati Encounter

Coati Connection

Come join our Coati Ambassadors as they explore our new Critter Corner encounter room Watch our two energetic Coati brothers…

Critter Cove

Critter Cove

Barred Owls The presence of owls in a forest is a good sign that the forest has matured and is…

Family Fun Center arcade

Family Fun Center

An amazing arcade offering games for all ages and the convenience of renewable game cards, Nemo’s Family Fun Center arcade…

free admission

Free Admission for Your Birthday

We’re commemorating 17 years of aquatic fun this year and want to share the celebration with you! You’re invited to…

Interactive Salt Marsh

Interactive Salt Marsh

If you’re looking to cool off on a hot summer’s day, Long Island Aquarium has just the place for you…

unearthing atlantis

J & J Mining

Get your hands wet sifting through sand and keep your eyes 
peeled for gems and fossils in J & J…

Pinniped painting

Painting with Pinnipeds

Create a masterpiece! Create a Custom Canvas with our Sea Lions during Painting with Pinnipeds! Learn all about the stars…

Penguin Encounter

Penguin Encounter

Ever wonder what it’s like to be up close to a penguin? Now you can find out with Penguin Encounter,…

penguin selfies

Penguin Selfie

You know you love them, now have a souvenir photo taken with one of our African Penguins! Penguin Selfies is…

Pirate Snorkel Adventure - Swim with the stingrays

Pirate Snorkel Adventure

Yo-ho-ho and a whole lot of fun! Ahoy mateys! An interactive experience has dropped anchor at the Pirate Snorkel Adventure.
Help…

Porcupine Connection

Porcupine Connection

Get an up-close look at our Prehensile Tail Porcupine, Alex! • Learn about our porcupines and how we care for…

Poseidon’s Peak and Playground

Poseidon’s Peak and Playground

Poseidon Peak & Playground provides visitors with the opportunity for invigorating playground fun in a beautiful outdoor setting along the…

Sea Lion Encounter

Sea Lion Encounter

Learn all about the stars of our Sea Lion show!   • Talk with one of our animal caregivers and…

Sea Lion Selfie

Sea Lion Selfie

The next time you’re here, don’t miss an opportunity for a unique encounter you’ll never forget – a sea lion…

Sea Lion Show

Sea Lion Show

Long Island Aquarium’s Sea Lion Coliseum is the place to go to appreciate the grace, playfulness, and intelligence of the…

Trainer

Seal Encounter

Seal it with a kiss!   Be a Trainer for our Seal Interaction Session! Our Harbor Seals and Gray Seal…

Shark Dive

Shark Dive

  Immerse yourself in the adventure of a lifetime! Our Shark Dive puts you inside a cage – right in…

Shark Keeper

Shark Keeper

Our Shark Keeper Program is on hiatus from September through December – it is shark mating season and the sharks’…

sleep with the fishes

Sleep with the Fishes

(Limited Availability) If you’d like to see us from a completely different perspective, consider spending the night with us. Our…

submarine simulator ride

Submarine Simulator Ride

Our Submarine Simulator ride is a fascinating interactive adventure that’s great fun for the whole family! A separate, nominal fee…

Touch Tank

Touch Tank

At the Long Island Aquarium, interactive adventure is part of the fun! That’s especially true at our Touch Tank. Most…