Clownfish at the New England Aquarium (©S. Cheng)
Explore the world’s waters from the Amazon rain forest to Pacific reefs to the Gulf of Maine, and the creatures living there. Come see the Giant Ocean Tank, a Caribbean coral reef environment boasting 2,000 sea creatures! Other main exhibits include a shark and ray touch tank and a sea lion and seal center. Admission: $18.95-27.95, free under age 3. Open M-F 9 am-5 pm, Sa-Su 9 am-6 pm. July-August, open Su-Th 9 am-6 pm, F-Sa 9 am-7 pm. NEAq’s IMAX Theater screens films daily; tickets: $7.95-9.95.