Project Oceanology

category : Cruises
From exploring a legendary lighthouse or trawling for sea creatures, take a journey aboard this floating classroom for a unique on-the-water experience. Morning and afternoon oceanographic research cruises. Late afternoon cruises to New London Ledge Lighthouse. Reservations required. Mid-June-Labor Day. Seal watchs, weekends, Feb.-Mar.

Address: Departs from Avery Point campus of University of C
Phone: (860) 445-9007, (800

Come visit us in Groton, Connecticut

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Groton Inn & Suites

112 units (seven efficiencies, 48 apts., 29 suites), rest., lounge, TV, refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker;

Groton, CT Lodging

Fort Griswold Battlefield State Park

Remains of Revolutionary War fort that was the site of 1781 British massacre of American troops. View of shoreline and the surrounding area from 135

Groton, CT State Parks

Super 8 Motel

98 units (four suites)

Groton, CT Lodging

Flagship Inn & Suites

60 units (nine studio suites), TV, coffeemaker, microwave, refrigerator, a/c, health club privileges.

Groton, CT Lodging

Things to do Cruises near Groton, CT

Lady Adventurous

View Fisher's Island Sound and Mystic sights on a day or evening cruise aboard Lady Adventurous. Relax on the deck or in the ...


Explore the Mystic River aboard the historic wooden, coal-fired steamboat Sabino. Daily, 30-minute cruises, evening down rive...


The Argia, a replica of a 19th-century gaff-rigged schooner with 20th-century appointments. Cruise to Fisher's Island Sound m...


Take the helm of the schooner Brilliant during a hands-on learning experience at sea. Spring and fall weekends for adults; m...