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A glimpse at our collection of ship models.

Millions of Artifacts

Scrimshaw, ship models, thousands of books and more. The display of our collection changes constantly and with every visit you’ll discover something new and vibrantly alive.

Oil Painting, "Ship in a Gale" by James E. Buttersworth 1949.3176

Museum Treasures

Take an in-depth look at some of the finest artifacts from the collections of Mystic Seaport.

A New Exhibit Hall

Mystic Seaport is planning a new, state-of-the-art exhibit hall on the north end of the Museum.

Charles W. Morgan at Chubbs Wharf

There’s No Place Like Home

After completing an inspirational 38th Voyage, the CHARLES W. MORGAN is back at Mystic Seaport.

A ship carver's work

Chiseling a Work of Art

It’s all in the hands and skill of the wood carver and can be seen at the Museum’s Shipcarver’s Shop.

L.A. DUNTON

The L.A. DUNTON

Icy storms, nor’easters, and constant danger. This fishing schooner survived it all and is one of the few remaining vessels of her type in the country.

Morgan arriving at Mystic Seaport

38th Voyage Complete

The CHARLES W. MORGAN returned to Mystic Seaport August 6 following this summer’s historic voyage.

The Charles W. Morgan arriving in Mystic, Conn., November 1941

Coming Home

Mystic Seaport will welcome the CHARLES W. MORGAN back from her historic 38th Voyage on August 6.