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BIMI’s last fundraiser for the year was a success. Congratulations to Mary Ann O’Leary for winning the two Golden Tickets!

BIMI has closed for the 2021 season. We look forward to seeing you in 2022.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday Talks

August 24, 2021

Tuesday Talks will resume next season.


Just Scheduled! More information to follow.


The island as classroom:
The College Crusade comes to Block Island

The College Crusade visits Block Island. Standing, from left, Block Island Maritime Institute Program Director Valerie Preler, College Crusade Teachers Harry Moore and Omar Valerio. Seated, from left, are students Ricardo Vicente, Kaheim Horacius, Kaishawn Goncalves, teacher Genesis Castaneda, students Matheo Perez, Leo Chan and Alan de la Cruz. Photos by Lars Trodson.

Programs for the Whole Family

Five Fantastic Aquarium Tanks !

BIMI is now open!!! Our programs are back up and running. We have added a great outdoor aquarium with five large tanks filled with local species which includes two exploration tanks. Come visit us any day from 8 :30 to 4 PM (6 PM on Fridays) or come to BIMI at night form 7 to 8:30 PM on Wednesdays. While you are here learn…to love Block Island.

Daily Programs

Daily Programs
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Exploration tanks
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Adult Learners
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Schools and Groups
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Giving To BIMI

BIMI greatly appreciates your support. Consider making a donation today. Your donation directly supports our mission, “to provide and foster educational programs and maritime activities including marine science and maritime heritage for residents and visitors on Block Island.”

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