Summer Adventure Days Camp

431 East Main Street
Riverhead, New York 11901
631-208-9200 x 426

Long Island Aquarium’s Summer Adventure Days add interactive excitement to summer vacation. Separate programs provide age-appropriate learning and activities for children ages 2 – 16.

Sea Squirts

(Ages 2 & 3)

Discover the wonders of undersea life with your little “squirts”. Explore the aquarium and investigate critters close-up. Learn about animals camouflage and how they protect themselves in their environment. Craft activity each day.

June 25 & 26- 9:00am – 11:00am
$60.00 (Members: $50.00) Includes 1 parent / guardian

Shark Bait

(Ages 3 & 4)

Budding marine scientists will investigate the aquarium using their five senses to learn and understand the animals around us. Be ready to get wet as we romp through our interactive salt marsh! Craft and snack provided each day

July 2 – July 3 – 9:00am – 12:00pm
$75.00 (Members: $65.00) Includes 1 parent / guardian


(Ages 4 & 5)

Ahoy, pirates! Follow a treasure map for a wild adventure – we’ll take to the high seas aboard our tour boat searching for buried treasure on this 3 day adventure. Craft and snack provided each day.

June 29- July 1 – 9:00am – 12:00pm
$95.00 (Members: $85.00) Includes 1 parent / guardian

Shark Pups

(Ages 6 – 8)

Better than Shark Week – this interactive shark experience for our younger shark enthusiasts will include an Atlantis Explorer boat trip, shark jeopardy, and a real-live shark feed. Get up close and personal to a shark during shark week! and snack each day.

Session 1: July 20 – 24 – 9:00am – 2:00pm
Session 2: August 10 – 14 – 9:00am – 2:00pm
$310.00 (Members: $260.00)

Junior Explorers

(Ages 6 – 8)

There’s a whole world to explore… underwater. Participants will be guided on a marine adventure that will explore the hidden treasures of the sea. Meet horseshoe crabs, feed stingrays, seine for fish in local waters, and take a ride aboard the Atlantis Explorer Tour Boat. Craft and snack each day.

Session 1: July 6 – 10 – 9:00am – 2:00pm
Session 2: August 3- 7 – 9:00am – 2:00pm
$310.00 (Members: $260.00)

Penguins, Bugs & Butterflies

(Ages 8 – 10)

Meet a penguin, feed a parrot, and explore our butterfly laboratory. Venture down the Peconic River on the Atlantis Explorer Tour Boat and see animals in their natural habitats. Identify sea birds right in our backyard and along the boardwalk.

July 27-31 – 9:00am –2:00pm
$310.00 (Members: $260.00)

Animal Superheroes

(Ages 8 – 10)

POW, BOOM, BAM! How can an octopus turn itself invisible in the blink of an eye? How can a frog grow claws like Wolverine? Explore and experience some of the most interesting and unique animals on the planet. Visit the insect lab and preservatory to get a closer look at insect superheroes, meet our penguins and parrots to see their adaptations, cruise the Peconic River collecting specimens aboard the Atlantis Explorer tour boat and snorkel with stingrays and fish in this great adventure. Your child will create his/her own animal super hero from all the knowledge he/she has gathered throughout the week.

August 3-7 – 9:00am-2:00pm

$330 (Members: $280.00)


(Ages 9 – 11)

Immerse your child in a marine exploration program. Explorers will collect and analyze organisms on the Atlantis Explorer Tour Boat. Get a up-close look at tropical fish while snorkeling in our 80,000-gallon tank. Also, go behind the scenes at the Aquarium and see what it takes to care for thousands of animals.

Session 1: July 6-10 – 9:00am – 2:00pm
Session 2: July 13-17 – 9:00am – 2:00pm
$310.00 (Members: $260.00)

Shark Explorers

(Ages 9 – 11)

This experience is shark-tastic! This shark-based experience includes a shark dissection, snorkeling with sharks, shark feeding, and more. Better than Shark Week – lessons and activities will be based around our very cool shark inhabitants.

Session 1: July 20-24 – 9:00am – 2:00pm
Session 2: August 10-14 – 9:00am – 2:00pm
$330.00 (Members: $280.00)


(Ages 12 – 14)

Experience some of the most exciting adventures that the Aquarium can offer. Throughout this team building experience, your Adventurer will kayak, snorkel, and climb a rock wall. For the ultimate thrill, end the week with a dive into our 120,000-gallon shark tank!

July 27-31 – 9:00am – 2:00pm
$400.00 (Members: $335.00)

Junior Aquarist

(Ages 14-16)

Ever wonder what it is like to work at an aquarium? Have you ever wanted to go behind the scenes and see what it takes to care for thousands of animals? Participate in a specimen collection trip, talk to our fish department staff as they fill you in on their cool projects, breeding fish, propagating coral and just how all they keep all of the tanks here running at the Long Island Aquarium. This special adventure will allow the junior aquarist to explore the Peconic River on the explorer tour boat, take an off-site collecting trip, and snorkel in our lagoon.

July 13-17 – 9:00am-2:00pm

$400 (Members: $335.00)

Extend the Fun! 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Pricing: $50 for 1 full week, per child. Must register at the same time as camp registration.

Please call for reservations. 631.208.9200, ext. 426

72-hour cancellation, within 72 hours, no refund – Aquarium credit only.