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Address: 1084 Shennecossett Road, Groton, CT 06340
Phone Number: 860 445-9007
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Amazing Group Tour Experience

We arranged a classroom lab session for an adult group. The instructors were wonderful, leading us through a hands-on learning experience, related to the marine life found in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 20, 2014
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Groton, Connecticut
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39 reviews 39 reviews
25 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

My husband and I won VIP tickets to attend one of Project Oceanology's programs. We recently went on one of the last seal watching cruises. It was a very fun experience. The temperature outside was hovering around the 32 degree mark and we didn't get to see many seals. I was excited to see the couple that we did. Pros:... More 

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boston
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16 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We arranged a classroom lab session for an adult group. The instructors were wonderful, leading us through a hands-on learning experience, related to the marine life found in Long Island Sound. It was fun, educational and informative.

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Agawam, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The tour allowed passengers of all ages to be involved in research. There was no pressure to be hands-on, but plenty of opportunity. Specimens were brought aboard and information was given about each. A squid was dissected and the kids got to wear squid ink smiley faces.

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Lakeville, CT
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

On a recent family trip we were torn between two boating activities, in the end we tried Project O and we could not have been happier. It was a super fun and informative cruise where we didn't just sit back and watch things happen, we actively participated. Everyone loved it, the young kids and the adults. Best of all it's... More 

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Plainville, Connecticut
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105 reviews 105 reviews
52 attraction reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

My husband and I received did the seal watch cruise through Project Oceanology the last week of March. It was great! Reservations are required and you have to provide a credit card to book the reservation. You are not charged until the day of. You can cancel with 48 hours notice. Project Oceanology is actually inside the UCONN Groton campus.... More 

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