In response to the tragedy in Newtown, two popular Connecticut attractions, the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk and the Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport are inviting families to enjoy their vast array of exhibits at no cost on certain days in December. The thought is to simply give kids and their families a place to feel normal and to have fun.
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Professor and Skipper have moved into their vacation home just in time to kick off the summer. Of the 13 species of Galapagos tortoises, only 11 are left today. CT's Beardsley Zoo is open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Parking at the zoo is free of charge. (203) 394-6565. Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo, 1875 Noble Ave., Bridgeport, CT.