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The Charles W. Morgan was rolled out onto the Museum's shiplift on Wednesday, June 25.

Moving Day II

The CHARLES W. MORGAN was rolled out onto the Museum’s shiplift Wednesday, June 25.

Dueling Frigates

1812 Exhibit Wins Award

“The Rockets’ Red Glare” is the recipient of an Award of Merit from the AASLH.

Moving the Charles W. Morgan

Sidetracking the MORGAN

Watch as shipwrights sidetrack the 300-ton whaleship in less than two minutes in this special timelapse video.

Moving the MORGAN, June 24, 2013

Moving Day

The CHARLES W. MORGAN took an important step towards her launch today as she began her move to the Museum’s ship lift.

Apprentices and staff rowing their Leonard whaleboat from Rockland, Maine to Mystic, CT. Photo: John Synder, Marine/Media and Sandee Havunen

Delivering a Whaleboat

Students and staff from The Apprenticeshop in Maine are rowing and sailing the whaleboat they built for the Morgan to Mystic Seaport.

Member burgee

New Mystic Seaport Website

Now it’s easier than ever to plan a visit. Featuring news & events, fresh photos, improved menus, and My Trip–your personal visit organizer.

Removing the plastic cover and scaffolding surrounding the MORGAN.

MORGAN Shed Removal

Watch a time lapse video of our Shipyard crew removing the shed surrounding the CHARLES W. MORGAN.

Installation of the Morgan's shutter plank, May 10, 2013.

The Shutter Plank

Shipwrights at Mystic Seaport installed the final plank on the hull of the 1841 whaleship CHARLES W. MORGAN.