Mystic Aquarium to Celebrate Opening of its New Marine National Monuments Exhibit

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On Wednesday, May 29th, as part of Mystic Aquarium’s Conservation in Action series, members of the community are invited to join in celebration of the Aquarium’s new exhibit, developed in partnership with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, which highlights the nation’s five Marine National Monuments: Marianas Trench, Northeast Canyons and Seamounts, Pacific Remote Islands, Papahānaumokuākea, and Rose Atoll.

Guests will enjoy the premier screening of Living Monuments, a 20-minute film that captures the spectacular beauty of these regions, their incredible biodiversity and the conservation efforts to restore these ecosystems. Afterwards, guests are invited to attend a reception to hear from experts before being treated to a tour of the new exhibit.

When: Wednesday, May 29th

Doors open at 7:15 p.m.

Program begins at 7:30 p.m.

Where: Mystic Aquarium

55 Coogan Boulevard

Mystic, CT 06355

Register: Please RSVP at There is no cost to attend.


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