Right Whale Day 2017

Monday, April 17
10 am – 2 pm

Kids and adults alike had fun and learned while gaining a greater awareness and appreciation of the endangered North Atlantic right whale.

FREE for Museum members and with regular Museum admission.
Children had to be accompanied by an adult.


» Navigate through the Right Whale Obstacle Course, as you face the human-caused hazards that Right Whales must overcome as they swim through the ocean

» Climb inside life-sized inflatable Right and Humpback Whales to see the biology of these creatures first hand!

» Listen to the story ‘Dario and the Whale,’ read by author Cheryl Lawton Malone

» Make Right Whale magnets and whale origami

» End the day by enjoying Right Whale Day cake


book cover of Dario and the Whale

Dario and the Whale


Spring Vacation Week Fun Continues April 18–21

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Thank you to our Right Whale Day partners
Cheryl Lawton Malone
New England Coastal Wildlife Alliance
Whale and Dolphin Conservation


Last modified: February 20, 2018