News

Read the latest Mystic Seaport news.

Panorama View

A Whaling Odyssey

For the last five years or so, Mystic Seaport has been the temporary home for one of the most amazing murals ever painted.

CHARLES W. MORGAN in winter

Winter Happenings

Enjoy seasonal activities, crafts, and new exhibits this winter at Mystic Seaport.

The Lighthouse at Mystic Seaport in Winter

A New Winter Schedule

Winter is a great time to see the Museum at a great price. Find out what we have going on.

MAYFLOWER II passes through the highway bridge in downtown Mystic shortly before tying up at Mystic Seaport. Photo by Andy Price

MAYFLOWER IIĀ Arrives

The ship will spend the winter undergoing restoration work in our Shipyard.

The L.A. DUNTON with her lower masts still stepped.

A New Rig for L.A. DUNTON

The Shipyard has begun work in anticipation of re-stepping her lower masts next spring.

MORGAN book cover

MORGAN Book Wins Award

The Association for the Study of Connecticut History has awarded the Betty M. Linsley Award for 2015 to Mystic Seaport.

Building Up, At Last

The first of the laminated wood beams for the Thompson Building are going up.