This destination features one of the largest all-living coral reef displays in this hemisphere, a 120,000-gallon shark tank, African Penguins, Marmosets, and more than 100 exhibits.
Exhibits include the indoor Butterfly gardens and the Shark Dive where you’ll get in the cage and down into the Lost City of Atlantis Shark Exhibit.
Named a Top 10 Aquarium for Children by Parents Magazine, Long Island Aquarium is open daily 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M year-round (Closed Christmas & Thanksgiving Days).
“I’ve been here many times and each time with the grandkids. I enjoyed all the different colored and type fish. Sharks were fascinating.”
Take Amtrak to Long Island Aquarium
Visit Long Island Aquarium via Amtrak to Penn Station—Don’t forget to use the New York By Rail 15% discount! Transfer from Amtrak to Long Island Rail Road via the Garden City, Mineola or Westbury Long Island stations.