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Historic Log Entries

Throughout the 38th Voyage, entries based on logs and journals from the CHARLES W. MORGAN’s past whaling voyages will be shared on the Museum’s website.

Kip Files, Captain of the Charles W. Morgan's 38th Voyage

The Captain’s Orders

Before the MORGAN’s departure, Mystic Seaport President Steve White presented Captain Files with his orders for the 38th Voyage.

Lead Shipwright Rob Whalem watches as woodcarver Gary Anderson installs the eagles on the Charles W. Moragn.

The Final Details

The Shipyard is getting the CHARLES W. MORGAN ready for her scheduled departure.

Ryan Leighton

Introducing the Stowaway

Ryan Leighton, of Boothbay, Maine, will stow away aboard the CHARLES W. MORGAN during her 38th Voyage this summer.

The CHARLES W. MORGAN documentary

New MORGAN Documentary

The one-hour documentary film tells the extraordinary story of America’s last wooden whaleship and the incredible saga of whaling,

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A Cultural Treasure

Mystic Seaport was recently featured in a CPTV program that highlights the best of the arts and cultural institutions in the state.

Member Burgee

Annual Fund Exceeds Goal

Congratulations and thank you to everyone who helped us surpass our $1.4 million goal.

DORADE in 1932

The Rosenfeld Collection

The Collection, acquired in 1984 by Mystic Seaport, is one of the largest archives of maritime photographs in the United States.