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“nice place to kill an half hour .”

Maine State Aquarium
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Owner description: A popular aquarium for families, with an unusual attraction: a shark-petting tank.
Southport, Maine
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“nice place to kill an half hour .”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2011

great grounds to go and watch the Wind Jammer !

Visited January 2011
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Cheshire, Connecticut
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87 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Great Place for the Family!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2011

My grandkids always love coming here. From the Blue Lobster to the Shark Petting Pool, the entire family will enjoy a couple of hours visit here. Although it's small, you get to see & experience all the sea wildlife up close.

Visited July 2011
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Orange, California
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274 reviews
123 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
“Nice small aquarium”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2011

Great for younger kids. Lots of touch tanks. Small and easy to do in a short amount of time.

Visited July 2011
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Salem, NH
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45 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Fun but very small”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2011

This aquarium was very small - it really wouldn't take you more than 20 minutes to look at everything. So it was kind of expensive for the time you were there. The plus side - There was a great touch tank with a giant lobster I got to hold. And the outside area was beautiful, right on the ocean, with picnic tables.

Visited June 2011
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Keene
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34 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great family fun!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2011

The children enjoyed visiting here. It was smaller than expected, but still lots of fun. Would recommend for little ones.

Visited August 2011
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