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A Story of Giving

How a 13-year-old made a difference for the CHARLES W. MORGAN.


National Philanthropy Day

Celebrating the great contributions of philanthropy–and those people active in the Mystic Seaport philanthropic community.

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.