Frequently Asked Questions

We are currently in the planning stages for the facility, but we expect it to be located within Milford town limits.
We estimate that we will be able to open the doors in approximately three years.
They are two Magellanic penguins that serve as mascots for the Aquarium. Our Board of Directors has written a short story, broken down in to 12 chapters about their adventures. These stories will serve as educational tools for our children that include key vocab words and will also serve as an entertaining way to connect with the Aquarium before visiting!
View Chapter One here
View Chapter Two here
We will house species native to Delaware in addition to exotic marine life and of course, penguins!
We have been working with Marinescape to discuss plans for the Aquarium. They are a full service design, installation and maintenance company for large scale aquarium facilities. Marinescape has done work all over the world, and they recently built the Greater Cleveland Aquarium. Visit their website to see some of their past and current projects:
Yes! There will be numerous job and volunteer opportunities available.

About Memberships & Sponsorships

You can view our different Charter Membership and Corporate Sponsorship plans.

Click on Membership > Membership Sign Up, or click the button below. Choose the level you wish to subscribe to. Each level has two options: either a one-time payment or auto billing. Each membership/sponsorship is on an annual basis. If you choose Corporate Sponsorship, we will be in touch to obtain further information such as a logo or graphic to include on our site.

How can I help?

“Like” our Facebook page, invite your friends to do the same and check back daily for Aquarium news.

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Redners Wholesale Markets is a sponsor of the Milford AquariumRedner’s Warehouse Markets has an ongoing promotion to support the Milford Aquarium by donating 1% of all cash register receipts donated to the Milford Aquarium.

Please support this fundraising program by bringing your Redner’s cash register receipts to any of our events or to:

Mid-State Insurance Agency
628 Milford-Harrington Hwy (route 14)
Milford, DE 19963
For directions call 302-422-3058

Shop AmazonSmile to help support the Milford AquariumVisit and Search for “Milford Aquarium, Inc.” and select as your charity.

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