We're open DAILY until March 6th for Vacation Week! Buy tickets in advance for best availability.

3/3 Update: We will be CLOSED Saturday, March 4th due to inclement weather. Please check our Social Media for updates! (livingshoresnh)

Operating Hours

Find the Best Day & Time To Visit Living Shores Aquarium

Want to get started on planning your Living Shores Aquarium visit? Check out our calendar to see our opening times and dates. There are plenty of options to start planning your unforgettable family adventure at Living Shores Aquarium today!

December hours
January Hours
December hours
December hours

Living Shores Aquarium is open year-round. From Father’s Day through Labor Day the aquarium is open 7 days per week.
All other times of the year, the aquarium is open Friday through Monday. Special holiday and vacation week operation consists of the following…

Hours: 10 am – 5 pm, last entry at 4 pm.
Christmas Vacation Week: December 26th through January 2nd
February Vacation Weeks: February 17th through March 6th
April Vacation Weeks: April 21 through May 8th.
Holiday Closures: December 23rd through December 25th, 2022

Winter Weather Operation: Living Shores Aquarium follows the local school district SAU 9 for all weekday-related closures. When SAU 9 closes, Living Shores Aquarium will also close. Living Shores Aquarium will operate on all Saturdays and Sundays plus all school and holiday vacation weeks. Extreme weather may cause a closure on a weekend or vacation day for the safety of our team members and guests. All closures will be announced in our social stories.

Daily Talks & Presentations

Talk/Presentation

Otter Enrichment Training 

Meet the Trainer

Critter Corner

NH Lake Exhibit Feeding

All About Sharks!

Critter Corner

Trout Exhibit Feeding

Otter Enrichment Training

Elk Horn Reef Feeding

Stingray 101

Critter Corner

Time
10:30 a.m.
10:45 a.m.
11:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m.
12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m.
1:30 p.m.
2:00 p.m.
2:30 p.m.
3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.
Description
Watch & learn at the otter enclosure
Daily at the otter enclosure following training
Daily at critter corner table near stingray pool
Watch animal care feed this exhibit!
Daily talk and feeding at the shark pool
Daily at critter corner table near stingray pool
Watch animal care feed this exhibit!
Watch and learn at the otter enclosure
Watch animal care feed this exhibit!
Daily talk at the stingray pool
Daily at critter corner table near stingray pool

Living Shores Aquarium is open year-round. From Father’s Day through Labor Day the aquarium is open 7 days per week.
All other times of the year, the aquarium is open Friday through Monday. Special holiday and vacation week operation consists of the following…

Hours: 10 am – 5 pm, last entry at 4 pm.
Christmas Vacation Week: December 26th through January 2nd
February Vacation Weeks: February 17th through March 6th
April Vacation Weeks: April 21 through May 8th.
Holiday Closures: December 23rd through December 25th, 2022

Winter Weather Operation: Living Shores Aquarium follows the local school district SAU 9 for all weekday-related closures. When SAU 9 closes, Living Shores Aquarium will also close. Living Shores Aquarium will operate on all Saturdays and Sundays plus all school and holiday vacation weeks. Extreme weather may cause a closure on a weekend or vacation day for the safety of our team members and guests. All closures will be announced in our social stories.

Daily Talks & Presentations

Talk/Presentation

Otter Enrichment Training 

Meet the Trainer

Critter Corner

NH Lake Exhibit Feeding

All About Sharks!

Critter Corner

Trout Exhibit Feeding

Otter Enrichment Training

Elk Horn Reef Feeding

Stingray 101

Critter Corner

Time
10:30 a.m.
10:45 a.m.
11:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m.
12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m.
1:30 p.m.
2:00 p.m.
2:30 p.m.
3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.
Description
Watch & learn at the otter enclosure
Daily at the otter enclosure following training
Daily at critter corner table near stingray pool
Watch animal care feed this exhibit!
Daily talk and feeding at the shark pool
Daily at critter corner table near stingray pool
Watch animal care feed this exhibit!
Watch and learn at the otter enclosure
Watch animal care feed this exhibit!
Daily talk at the stingray pool
Daily at critter corner table near stingray pool
Stingray + Lorikeet Feedings
Hand Feed Stingrays & Lorikeets

Hand Feed Stingrays & Lorikeets