Discovery Wharf

In the heart of Stonington harbor, Maine’s most active lobstering port, fisheries come alive at 13 Atlantic Avenue at our Discovery Wharf. From local school age children to visitors from afar and near, from California to Australia to Stonington, we offer a get-your-hands-wet opportunity to engage and learn about local fisheries and the Gulf of Maine ecosystem.


Open 7 days/week from 10am – 4pm beginning Tuesday May 28th.

Closed for major holidays.


Closed Columbus Day through Memorial Day, inclusive.



Touch Tank

Explore creatures of the deep blue in our live marine touch tank…

Touch Wall

Fisheries come to life at your fingertips on our 15ft interactive wall…

Virtual Reality

Experience it first hand and get in the action with a collection of 360 videos…