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The Perfect Setting For Your Special Event

Whether you’re throwing a birthday celebration, hosting a special dinner or arranging a corporate conference, the Aquatarium’s Boardroom has a full range of services and amenities to complement your event.

We will assist you in planning and carrying out your event, while the many exhibits in our discovery centre can provide your friends, family and colleagues with thrilling first-hand encounters with the natural wonders of the 1000 Islands, Ontario, the St. Lawrence River and more. Astonishing panoramic views of the St. Lawrence-1000 Islands region abound, providing your special event with a one-of-a-kind location to create memories to last a lifetime.

The Board room is an ideal spacious meeting or dining room with regular seating for 24 people. The octagonal table is accompanied by a 70-inch interactive touchscreen for hosting web conferences or screening a film. We can easily add a further 8 chairs on the inside of the octagon which brings seating up to 32. Included in the board room is a bar size fridge and freezer if needed. The Boardroom also functions as a play-based discovery centre ideal for birthday parties for young explorers, but it is equally well equipped to accommodate special celebrations, formal dinners and corporate meetings. We will ensure that your special occasion is carried out smoothly and without interruption. Whether it’s a social get together or corporate conference, hosting an event in our boardroom will put a perfect finishing touch on your 1000 Islands – Ontario visit as the St. Lawrence River and surroundings provide the picture-perfect backdrop for any special occasion.

PRICING: During regular business hours, the boardroom pricing starts at just $175 for up to four hours, and only $300 for up to eight hours. If your guest’s would like to visit our exhibits, we offer a discounted rate of only $12.99 per person for access to all exhibit floors during operating hours. This is a great opportunity to give your team an adventure after their scheduled meeting.

For more info or to check for availability, please contact our events department at Email Events.

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SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION FORM (1 per Child) - 2019
All prices include taxes * Camp hours: 9:00am to 4:00pm * Extended hours: 8:00am- 9am and 4:00 to 5:00pm - $30/week * FRIENDS Members: Discounted rates as indicated Cancellation Policy: A $40 non-refundable administration fee per child applies if you wish to cancel registration. If written cancellation is received a minimum of 15 days prior to the program start date, a refund (less the non-refundable $40 admin fee per child) will be provided. No refunds will be provided for cancellations 14 days or fewer prior to the program start date. Campers should be minimum of 6 years old as of January 1st, 2019 (5-year olds with kindergarten experience accepted subject to approval)
Friends Member pricing: with active Friends Membership: $175/5-day weeks, $170/4-day week $75 for July 4 &5th.

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We have several ways to volunteer at the Aquatarium, each with their own additional benefits and opportunities. We invite you to visit our VOLUNTEER page on the website to learn how you can join our team and become a part of our Aquatarium family for years to come!

Our otters are rescued North American river otters and are not domesticated. As such, they have a different temperament than those you may see on line where people are interacting with otters one on one. Those otters are usually Asian Small Claw otters and are not native to the St. Lawrence river. As there is no safe way to allow people, including our team members, to directly interact with river otters, we are unable to offer close encounters with them.

No. With the exception of our salt water touch tank, all our fish and animals in the Aquatarium are native to the St. Lawrence River area. We have otters, pike, sturgeon, carp, trout and bass just to name a few.

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The experience takes approximately 90 minutes. However, this time will vary from person to person.

We take reservations for weddings, meetings and events. Book your special day with us now, and host your special day at one of the most exciting attractions in the 1000 Islands! Contact our Events Team to discuss all the details at: [email protected]

Yes! As long as you provide your admission receipt at the front desk before leaving ON THE DAY YOU PURCHASED the admissions, all the funds can be applied towards a yearly Friends membership! Remember, if you visit us a total of three times in a year, it will have paid for itself!

Yes, we have a limited number of wheelchairs available for visitors on a first-come, first-served basis.

We feature many types of fish that are indigenous to the St. Lawrence River and the surrounding 1000 Islands area. River otters, various reptiles, amphibians and many more friendly critters call the Aquatarium their permanent home. Ongoing guest speakers and scientists bring in different and unique species for special Aquatarium visits. We list them on our calendar of events so be sure not to miss them!

We are located at the foot of Broad Street in Brockville, Ontario, Canada, right on the waterfront. We are in the first floors of the Tall Ships Landing building and even offer indoor parking off Flint Street.  Our address is:
6 Broad St.,
Brockville, Ontario
K6V 4T7

Yes! We have a Family Day-Pass. See the admission section for details.

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The Aquatarium is a registered not-for-profit charity who’s mission it is to inspire curiosity through enriching and entertaining experiences. The Aquatarium offers a full range of interactions & activities for kids, teens and adults, as guests are encouraged to experience life in the 1000 Islands region. Guests participate in hands-on interactive exhibits as well as seeing many species of fish and animals, such as otters, native to the St. Lawrence River. We have several replica ships that are found in the St. Lawrence river, as well as amazing experiences such as green screen adventures and a salt water touch tank! We seek to rekindle a passion for learning and engage visitors in the distinctive history, culture and environment of the 1000 Islands.

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