Opened in 1981, the National Aquarium is world-famous and undoubtedly Maryland's leading tourist attraction. Whether you're an educator, a student or simply a visitor wanting to look at the magnificent exhibits, the National Aquarium in the Inner Harbor has a lot to offer. From sharks and dolphins to alligators, turtles and frogs, discover the world's aquatic treasures at the National Aquarium, Baltimore and Washington, DC.
Bog turtles are small, semi-aquatic turtles typically reaching a maximum shell length of around four inches at adulthood. Their shells are usually mahogany or black. A bog turtle's most identifiable characteristic is the prominent yellow or orange splotch