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New York Aquarium Education
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Welcome to our New York Aquarium Education store. You are just a few clicks away from purchasing and printing tickets for our youth and family education programs. We look forward to seeing you soon!

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Contact NEW YORK AQUARIUM EDUCATION at nyaeducation@wcs.orgĀ or
(800) 433-4149 with any registration difficulties.
Family Programs

Breakfast with the Animals: Sharks
Regular Price: $45.00
Member Price: $40.00
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What makes sharks different from other fish? Do any sharks live in New York? Learn answers to these questions and more as you enjoy a light morning meal of "people food" along with child-focused activities incorporating movement, discovery, crafts, and both guided and free play opportunities. Education instructors help facilitate an engaging and fun experience for all. We'll finish the fun with an amazing animal encounter!

This program is for children ages 3-8. Ticket price includes one adult and one child.
Session March: Sat, Mar 11, 2017 9:00AM - 10:30AM   (7 AVAIL)

Coney Island Beach Walk (ages 3-12)
Regular Price: $30.00
Member Price: $20.00
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The beaches that surround New York are a unique connection to the natural world in an urban landscape. Spend the morning with one of our educators as you learn about local ecosystems, connect to nature, and identify local fish, invertebrates, and birds. A perfect activity for the whole family!

This program is for children ages 3-12. Ticket price includes one adult and one child. You can purchase additional tickets during check out!

Breakfast with the Animals: Penguins
Regular Price: $45.00
Member Price: $40.00
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Where do penguins live? Why can't penguins fly? Learn answers to these questions and more as you enjoy a light morning meal of "people food" along with child-focused activities incorporating movement, discovery, crafts, and both guided and free play opportunities. Education instructors help facilitate an engaging and fun experience for all. We'll finish the fun with an amazing animal encounter!

This program is for children ages 3-8. Ticket price includes one adult and one child.
Session April: Sat, Apr 1, 2017 9:00AM - 10:30AM   (13 AVAIL)

Breakfast with the Animals: Marine Mammals
Regular Price: $45.00
Member Price: $40.00
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How can you tell the difference between a seal and a sea lion? Do any marine mammals call New York home? Learn answers to these questions and more as you enjoy a light morning meal of "people food" along with child-focused activities incorporating movement, discovery, crafts, and both guided and free play opportunities. Education instructors help facilitate an engaging and fun experience for all. We'll finish the fun with an amazing animal encounter!

This program is for children ages 3-8. Ticket price includes one adult and one child.
Session May: Sat, May 13, 2017 9:00AM - 10:30AM   (14 AVAIL)

 
Youth Programs

Keeper for a Day (ages 7-10)
Regular Price: $55.00
Member Price: $50.00
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Experience what it's like to be an animal keeper! This fast-paced program is jammed full of special experiences that demonstrate just what it's like to care for the animals that call the New York Aquarium home.
Choose one or all of the sessions! Session topics are: Fish and Animal Trainers.


This program is for children ages 7-10.

 
Summer Camps
Camp will be available for sale to the general public on January 10, 2017.

For camp sessions that are currently full, you can register to be placed on the wait list. You are placed on the wait list in the order that you registered and we will contact you if a spot becomes available.
Registration closes the Thursday before the first day of camp.

Tidal Tykes (Entering Pre-K or K, age 4 and up)
Regular Price: $425.00
Member Price: $400.00
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Hide and "Sea"k
Tag, you're it! Many marine animals work together to find food, seek shelter, stay healthy and avoid being eaten. We'll discover characteristics that make these animals great teammates through games, stories, experiences with animals, exhibit visits, crafts, and more.


Sessions available:
Session A1: June 19-23
Session A2: July 31-August 4

Amazing Aquarium Animals
Calling all animal lovers! During this camp week, we'll learn about the amazing animals that call the New York Aquarium home. Each day we'll focus on a different animal or exhibit through live animal encounters, art making, stories, songs, and play.

Sessions available:
Session B1: June 26-30
Session B2: August 7-11

Register your child for two weeks of camp by choosing one A session and one B session! There is an additional three day A session available.
This program is for campers entering Pre-K or Kindergarten in Fall 2017.
Extended care is available from 3:00-5:30 pm! You will be given the option to add extended care during registration.

Tidal Tykes 3 Day (entering Pre-K and K)
Regular Price: $255.00
Member Price: $240.00
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Hide and "Sea"k
Tag, you're it! Many marine animals work together to find food, seek shelter, stay healthy and avoid being eaten. We'll discover characteristics that make these animals great teammates through games, stories, experiences with animals, exhibit visits, crafts, and more.


Register your child for two weeks of camp by choosing one A session and one B session!
This program is for campers entering Pre-K or Kindergarten in Fall 2017.
Extended care is available from 3:00-5:30 pm! You will be given the option to add extended care during registration.
Session 3 Day A Session: Wed, Jul 5, 2017 - Fri, Jul 7, 2017 9:00AM - 3:00PM   Available

Aquatic Adventurers (entering 1st or 2nd Grade)
Regular Price: $425.00
Member Price: $400.00
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Ocean Rainforests
Did you know that coral is a living, breathing animal? We'll explore these incredibly diverse ecosystems and discover how coral reefs provide food and shelter to many ocean residents. These wonders of the ocean will come alive through encounters with coral reef animals, games, and art-making activities.

Sessions Available:
Session A1: June 19-23
Session A2: July 31-August 4

Walk the Plankton
"X" marks the spot in this pirate themed camp! Trade out your peg legs for penguins and piranha as we "sail" the seven seas in search of treasures shallow and deep of the aquatic variety. Don't miss out on this week filled with hands-on science, geography, art-making, and fun! Shiver me timbers!

Sessions Available:
Session B1: June 26-30
Session B2: July 10-14

Register your child for two weeks of camp by choosing one A session and one B session! There is an additional three day A session available.
This program is for campers entering 1st or 2nd Grade in Fall 2017.
Extended care is available from 3:00-5:30 pm! You will be given the option to add extended care during registration.

Aquatic Adventurers 3 Day (entering 1st or 2nd Gr)
Regular Price: $255.00
Member Price: $240.00
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Ocean Rainforests
Did you know that coral is a living, breathing animal? We'll explore these incredibly diverse ecosystems and discover how coral reefs provide food and shelter to many ocean residents. These wonders of the ocean will come alive through encounters with coral reef animals, games, and art-making activities.


This program is for children entering 1st or 2nd grade in Fall 2017.
Register your child for two weeks of camp by choosing one A session and one B session!
Extended care is available from 3:00-5:30 pm! You will be given the option to add extended care during registration.
Session 3 Day A Session: Wed, Jul 5, 2017 - Fri, Jul 7, 2017 9:00AM - 3:00PM   (9 AVAIL)

Marine Explorers (entering 3rd-5th Grade)
Regular Price: $425.00
Member Price: $400.00
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Ocean Olympics
In this week of competition, we uncover the strongest, fastest, sneakiest, and smartest animals of the ocean. Through animal observations, hands-on activities, and physical challenges we'll discover which animals take home the gold for being best adapted to living in ocean environments.


Sessions Available:
A1: July 17-21
A2: August 14-18

Ocean Art
This camp brings together marine science and artmaking in a whole new way. We'll spend the week immersing campers in marine topics and then allow them to create something new to communicate what they learn. Highlights include repurposing ocean debris and designing their own exhibits!

Sessions Available:
Session B1: July 24-28
Session B2: August 21 - 25

Register your child for two weeks of camp by choosing one A session and one B session!
This program is for campers entering 3rd through 5th Grade in Fall 2017.
Extended care is available from 3:00-5:30 pm! You will be given the option to add extended care during registration.

Junior Oceanographers (entering 6th-8th Grade)
Regular Price: $425.00
Member Price: $400.00
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Coney Island Local
Next stop, Coney Island! Get ready to be immersed in learning about the sandy shore habitat right at our doorstep. We'll visit local beaches and use scientific tools to learn about the animals who live here and the real challenges that threaten their health and habitat.


Sessions Available
Session A1: July 17-21
Session A2: August 14-18

Shark Trackers
Discover how scientists are using cutting edge technology to learn more about these misunderstood ocean creatures. We'll go hands-on with activities related to shark tagging and tracking, anatomy, and scientific investigations.

Sessions Available:
Session B1: July 24-28
Session B2: August 21-25

Register your child for two weeks of camp by choosing one A session and one B session!
This program is for campers entering 6th to 8th grade in Fall 2017.
Extended care is available from 3:00-5:30 pm! You will be given the option to add extended care during registration.

 
Gift Certificates
Gift certificates can be used for any Education program at the New York Aquarium. (Please be advised that gift certificates purchased from the New York Aquarium store can only be redeemed for New York Aquarium Education programs.)
Gift certificates are not valid at any onsite gift shop or food vendor.
Gift certificates are non-refundable, cannot be reissued if lost or stolen, and cannot be redeemed for cash.
Certificates expire 1 year from date of purchase.

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