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July 2013

Celebrating the CHARLES W. MORGAN

July 19, 2013 - September 8, 2013
Donovan

An exhibition of paintings and models celebrating an American icon.

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CHARLES W. MORGAN Pre-Launch Party

July 20, 2013
Charles W. Morgan

Join us as we celebrate the MORGAN's launch.

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CHARLES W. MORGAN Launch

July 21, 2013
The Charles W. Morgan hauled out in the Museum's Shipyard. November 1, 2008

After a nearly five-year restoration, the MORGAN will be launched at 2 pm.

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MOBY-DICK Marathon

July 31, 2013 - August 1, 2013
Moby-Dick Marathon

Take part in our annual marathon reading of Melville's masterpiece, "Moby-Dick."

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October 2013

CHARLES W. MORGAN Mast Stepping

October 17, 2013
The 38th Voyage of the Charles W. Morgan

Shipyard staff will begin the process of stepping the MORGAN's masts. The moment will be marked by a brief ceremony at 10 a.m.

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November 2013

CHARLES W. MORGAN Day

November 9, 2013
Charles W. Morgan

Join us as we celebrate the 72nd anniversary of the MORGAN's arrival to Mystic. Free admission for all visitors!

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April 2014

Adventure Series: Readiness for the Morgan’s 38th Voyage

April 17, 2014
Richard "Kip" File's first day on the job. November 11, 2013

Captain Kip Files and Shipyard Director Quentin Snediker will discuss the preparations made to the 1841 whaleship for her 38th Voyage.

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May 2014

Film Premiere of “The CHARLES W. MORGAN”

May 4, 2014
The CHARLES W. MORGAN documentary

The one-hour documentary will have its national premiere at the Garde Arts Center.

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PBS Premiere of “The CHARLES W. MORGAN”

May 12, 2014
The CHARLES W. MORGAN documentary

The film will debut May 12 at 9 p.m. on select PBS stations.

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38th Voyage Whaleboat Event: Mystic River Row

May 17, 2014
whaleboats

As part of her grand send-off, Mystic Seaport staff will row a fleet of whaleboats downriver behind the MORGAN when she departs for her 38th Voyage.

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Members Only! Watch MORGAN Departure Aboard SABINO

May 17, 2014
waterfront

Join fellow Museum members aboard SABINO to witness the historic departure of the CHARLES W. MORGAN on May 17.

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CHARLES W. MORGAN Departs for 38th Voyage

May 17, 2014
The CHARLES W. MORGAN at Chubb's Wharf at Mystic Seaport. 1992

Join us at 8:45 a.m. as we bid farewell to the CHARLES W. MORGAN.

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CHARLES W. MORGAN visits New London, City Pier

May 24, 2014 - May 25, 2014
The 38th Voyage of the Charles W. Morgan

Climb aboard the 1841 whaleship and explore a dockside exhibition.

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38th Voyage Members’ Mornings

May 24, 2014 - July 27, 2014
The 38th Voyage of the Charles W. Morgan

Between 8 and 9 a.m., Mystic Seaport members will have exclusive access to the MORGAN at her port visits.

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CHARLES W. MORGAN visits New London, City Pier

May 31, 2014 - June 1, 2014
The 38th Voyage of the Charles W. Morgan

Climb aboard the last wooden whaleship in the world.

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June 2014

CHARLES W. MORGAN Sea Trials

June 7, 2014 - June 12, 2014
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The ship will conduct sea trials out of New London June 7, 8, 11 and 12.

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New London Farewell Ceremony for the CHARLES W. MORGAN

June 13, 2014
CHARLES W. MORGAN - 6-7-2014

Join us as we bid the MORGAN bon voyage. A ceremony will be hosted next to the ship at 1 p.m.

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CHARLES W. MORGAN visits Newport, Fort Adams State Park

June 17, 2014
The 38th Voyage of the Charles W. Morgan

Climb aboard the last wooden whaleship in the world. The ship will be open from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

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CHARLES W. MORGAN visits Vineyard Haven, Tisbury Wharf

June 21, 2014 - June 24, 2014
The 38th Voyage of the Charles W. Morgan

Climb aboard the last wooden whaleship in the world and explore a dockside exhibition.

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38th Voyage Whaleboat Events at Martha’s Vineyard

June 21, 2014
whaleboats

A Parade of Vessels and whaleboat race are part of the 38th Voyage festivities in Vineyard Haven.

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CHARLES W. MORGAN visits New Bedford, State Pier

June 28, 2014 - July 6, 2014
The 38th Voyage of the Charles W. Morgan

The last wooden whaleship in the world was launched in New Bedford in 1841 and returns for a nine-day visit during her 38th Voyage.

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38th Voyage Whaleboat Events in New Bedford

June 28, 2014 - July 6, 2014
whaleboats

Exciting waterfront activities will include a boat parade, whaleboat skills challenges, whaleboat races, and a regatta.

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Whaling History Symposium

June 30, 2014 - July 4, 2014
New Bedford Whaling Museum logo

New Bedford Whaling Museum's annual symposium will coincide with the return of the CHARLES W. MORGAN to New Bedford during the 1841 whaleship's 38th Voyage.

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July 2014

CHARLES W. MORGAN Visits Provincetown

July 11, 2014 - July 13, 2014
The 38th Voyage of the Charles W. Morgan

The ship will not be open to the public but NOAA will host a free dockside educational exhibit at Provincetown Harbor and special programming on OceansLIVE.org.

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CHARLES W. MORGAN visits Boston National Historical Park at the Charlestown Navy Yard

July 18, 2014 - July 22, 2014
The 38th Voyage of the Charles W. Morgan

Climb aboard the last wooden whaleship in the world and explore the 38th Voyage dockside exhibit.

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Mystic Seaport Night — A Whale of a Game!

July 18, 2014
boston-red-sox-logo

The Red Sox will honor the CHARLES W. MORGAN on July 18.

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38th Voyage Whaleboat Events in Boston

July 20, 2014
whaleboats

Watch as the MORGAN's newly built whaleboats race on the water.

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CHARLES W. MORGAN visits Massachusetts Maritime Academy

July 26, 2014 - July 27, 2014
The 38th Voyage of the Charles W. Morgan

Climb aboard the last wooden whaleship in the world and explore a dockside exhibition.

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August 2014

CHARLES W. MORGAN Arrival Celebration

August 6, 2014
The CHARLES W. MORGAN sailing en route to Newport on June 15, 2014.

Join us in welcoming the ship back from her historic 38th Voyage.

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CHARLES W. MORGAN Homecoming Fundraiser

August 9, 2014
The CHARLES W. MORGAN sails on Block Island Sound en route to Newport on June 15, 2014. Photo by Dennis Murphy/Mystic Seaport.

Join us as we celebrate the ship's return with food, drinks, and live music.

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