End of School Art Contest

End of School Art Contest

Portland Aquarium is excited to expand students’ interest in aquatics or marine biology through an art contest where they can illustrate fish, birds, reptiles or oceanography. In doing so, they have a chance to win a scholarship, a family annual membership or tickets...
Educator Open House

Educator Open House

The Portland Aquarium would like to invite you to attend our Educator Open House. Please come by the aquarium with your fellow educators and take a brief tour and share some hands-on experience with our animals. Learn how we are inspiring a new generation of ocean...

Improve Your Health, Visit an Aquarium

Research has been done comparing control groups to those exposed to aquaria. Benefits have included reports of decreased stress, increase in relaxation, reduced anxiety, decreased aggressive behaviors and improved eating behaviors and nutrition. The benefits were seen...