Is She Real? Is That a Mermaid?

March 10, 2016 | 3:00 pm |  View Release

(Virginia Beach, VA) After swimming for sell-out crowds last April, mermaids will return to the waters in the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center on Mondays in April.
Mermaid Mondays, the incredibly popular Monday evening series held in April, will now be able to host even more guests than in 2015. Malena the Mermaid will retu... Read More

Sharing Our Shores with Seals

March 4, 2016 | 12:00 pm |  View Release

(Virginia Beach, VA) If you've been out on the beach recently, you may have noticed that you're sharing it with some marine visitors. Seals have been seen recently in Virginia waters, and some are hauling out on our local beaches. Sometimes these seals stop on local beaches to rest, and sometimes they are too tired or sick to continue the... Read More