Harbor Seal Pup

Spotted: Harbor Seal Pup

For only the second time in 15 years, the aquarium is home to a new harbor seal pup!

Gorilla Mothers and Babies

Pretty Young Things

This spring lots of new faces have been popping up at our zoos. From some of the world’s largest reptiles to the smallest deer, there are new species delighting visitors across New York.

Eel and Sea Life Monitoring Education Instructor and Students

Coney Island's New York Aquarium Helps Massive Eel Research Project

In one of the largest eel research projects across the East Coast, New York Aquarium researchers in Coney Island have begun collecting the sea creatures along the Hudson River to better understand their decline.

Ocean Wonders

New York Aquarium Breaks Ground on Ocean Wonders: Sharks!

The groundbreaking of the facility is part of the effort to transform the New York Aquarium and continue the rebirth of Coney Island.