Read the latest Mystic Seaport news.

Mallory Fellow Sarah Sjogreen

Learning the Ropes

A Norwegian ropemaker is spending several weeks on a fellowship at the Museum.

G.W. Blunt White Building time capsule contents

A Step Back in Time

Mystic Seaport recovered a special time capsule that was nestled behind the cornerstone of the G.W. Blunt White Building.

Gallery Quad

Museum Honors Donald C. McGraw

The new Gallery Quadrangle will be named for the late Donald C. McGraw, a passionate advocate for maritime preservation.

Elysa Engleman

New Director of Exhibits

Mystic Seaport has promoted Elysa Engelman to be the Museum’s new Director of Exhibits.

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A Fond Farewell

Mystic Seaport and the maritime community bid farewell to Robert “Bob” Lane.

MAYFLOWER II being hauled out of the water on December 23, 2014. Photo Credit: Mystic Seaport/Dennis A. Murphy


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