New Coral Reefs Exhibit

SSC Aquarist Rob Royer introduces the new Coral Reefs exhibit and talks about some of the warm water corals, fish, and anemones that reside in the

Weanling Season in Full Swing!

Seal laying on a rock

Weanling season is here! The last few days have kept our team very busy, with 4 live weanling harbor seals. These are seals that were

Weanling Harbor Seals Need a Break

Harbor seal next to the ocean

This afternoon we received a report from a lifeguard at Salisbury Beach of a small live seal. This female weanling harbor seal had hauled out

Red Lionfish

The red lionfish (Pterois volitans) is a venomous coral reef fish that makes its way all the way up to the Gulf of Maine during

Weanlings Rest Stop

Seal on it's back in the sand

These two seals kept us busy today! Both of our rehabilitation facilities, National Marine Life Center and Mystic Aquarium, are full. So we monitor the

Bass Beach Harbor Seal Pup

Harbor seal pup on a rock

Yesterday afternoon we responded to this harbor seal pup at the southern end of Bass Beach. Those that reported him to the hotline shared with

Due to the snowstorm, Seacoast Science Center is closed today, Sunday, January 7th. Please stay safe and warm!

CLOSED today.

Seacoast Science Center is closed today due to inclement weather.