Frequently Asked Questions

Useful Tips & FAQs

New England’s newest hands-on experience, Living Shores Aquarium at Story Land, is a year round indoor walk through adventure that will captivate you! Over 32,000 sq. ft. of interactive tide pools, exhibits and activities. Touch sting rays, feed tropical birds and so much more!

Living Shores is expected to be very busy during its opening season with heavier traffic on the weekends and peak summer vacations times.

We have plenty of FREE parking at Living Shores Aquarium. Guests in motor homes and campers please park across the street from /Living Shores/Story Land in North Parking Lot from Memorial Day - Columbus Day while Story Land is in operation.

Yes, seasonal Pet Kennels are available for use FREE of charge on a first come, first served basis. Reservations are not available for Pet Kennels. They may be found next to the train depot in the north end of our main parking lot. We have 26 kennels (16 square feet with roofs) with individual pad locks to ensure the safety of your pet. Water bowls are available for use but we recommend bringing the items your pet needs to be comfortable. To check-in your pet, visit the kennels, pick the one you would like and visit Yum Yum Junction (simply ring the doorbell) where you will be given your code. Kennels are available for use by Living Shores guests Memorial Day - Columbus Day while Story Land is in operation. Please remember our kennels are self-service, owners are responsible for the well being of their pets.

Generally speaking, Living Shores Aquarium is geared to children between the ages of 2 and 12 but all ages are welcome!

To download your digital photo(s) visit and enter the number on your single purchase receipt. Digital photos can take up to 24 hours before they are available for download.

No, no food is allowed on the exhibit floor.

At this time Wheelchairs and ECVs are not available for rent at Living Shores Aquarium.

Strollers are not permitted on the exhibit floor.

Address & Contact Information

Living Shores Aquarium
850 NH Route 16
Glen, NH 03838

Please visit our Park Rules & Policies page for more information.