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The ship was hauled out of the water in the Shipyard so restoration work can begin in earnest.

New Bedford Whaleman Isaac Bliss, 1997.90.2.

A New Collections Website

We have completely revamped the site to better assist people in accessing our collections online.

MAYFLOWER II Departure from Plymouth


The replica of the ship that carried the Pilgrims to Massachusetts will begin a 30-month restoration period in the Shipyard.

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Johnstones, J/Boats Honored

The Johnstone family and their company were presented with the 2016 America and the Sea Award.

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PCs Receive Baker Award

The owners and the San Diego Yacht Club are being recognized for their effort to preserve and maintain a significant class of American sailboats.

Kubitz_ Two Barkentines Docked-Port of Boston c.1880

Maritime Gallery Awards

The Gallery honored 11 artists at its opening of its 37th Annual International Marine Art Exhibition and Sale.