Mystic, CT - Mystic Aquarium is pleased to announce that it has been named one of the top 10 aquariums in North America in a USA Today poll.
The winning aquariums were chosen through data provided by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), which holds its members to the highest standards. The top 10 list consists of aquariums with significant membership and admissions, as well as a commitment to conservation. In addition, Mystic Aquarium is the only aquarium in New England with beluga whales.
To help us become the No. 1 aquarium in North America, Mystic Aquarium is asking its friends and supporters for their vote, which must be cast by noon on Monday, Aug. 18. Go online to http://www.mysticaquarium.org/10best and click on Vote Now to cast a vote for Mystic Aquarium, and keep voting once a day every day through Aug. 18. Anyone casting a vote for Mystic Aquarium will receive 10% off general admission or $10 off a new Membership. These special coupons can be printed out and redeemed at the aquarium.
Mystic Aquarium is a division of Sea Research Foundation, Inc., a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization, and is counted among the nation’s leading aquariums with more than 300 species and an extensive collection of marine mammals, including New England’s only beluga whales. Mystic Aquarium has been a pioneer in offering guests a variety of up-close encounters with a wide range of marine animals. The mission of Sea Research is to inspire people to care for and protect our ocean planet through education, research and exploration. Sea Research receives major support from United Technologies Corporation, The Coca-Cola Company and Foxwoods Resort Casino. Learn more at www.mysticaquarium.org or www.searesearch.org