Things members say about our
"Being an artist, there's always more to learn."
After a 2012 Behind the Canvas program
"What a joy to have this level of learning brought right here to our doorstep in Mystic. More. More. More."
After a 2012 Maritime Author Series program
"The best time
of my life."
After a trip to the American Museum of Natural History, January 3
"Keep the offerings coming. Great trip. My first visit here since high school."
During visit to the Intrepid Museum, April 4
"These trips are wonderful. I get to visit places and learn things I never get to do on my own. Thank you!"
Following a trip to Provincetown, MA, April 24-25
You can register for most member programs online. You can also contact the Membership Office at 860.572.5339 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Sunday to purchase tickets.
Saturday, July 6, 27 and August 10, 24, 2013
Come on down to the Sabino Dock and hop aboard for a downriver cruise with foot-tapping Dixieland music played by the Mystic River Mud Band. Dance along with the music or relax on deck as our 1908 wooden steamboat glides down the channel and out to the mouth of the historic Mystic River.
Wednesday, July 17, 31 and August 14, 28, 2013
Glide downriver aboard our 1908 steamboat Sabino with live music and a cocktail in hand. These cruises are the perfect time to relax and enjoy a summer evening on the water. Local musician Will Evans will perform soulful Americana and rock music with genius pop twist melodies.
Sunday, July 21, 2013
Climb aboard steamboat Sabino, moored by the shiplift in the Shipyard, to witness the historic occasion when the Charles W. Morgan is launched into the Mystic River. Enjoy complimentary food and drinks and live music to celebrate this exciting event.
Plum Island Visit - SOLD OUT!
Friday, August 23, 2013
7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Plum Island, the off-limits animal disease research center off the northeastern tip of Long Island, has graciously opened another unique opportunity for Mystic Seaport members to visit the fascinating island.
Saturday, August 3, 2013
12 noon - 6:30 p.m.
You've seen these legendary 68' yachts compete for sailing's most coveted prize, the America's Cup. Now you can feel the thrill of competing head-to-head aboard these powerful and graceful sailboats in picturesque Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay, the yachting capitol of the East Coast.
Thursday, September 5 - Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Travel to San Francisco with other Mystic Seaport members and get VIP viewing of the exciting races with the best sailors in the world competing for the America's Cup. Trip highlights include two days of watching the races on opening weekend from the Executive America's Cup Club, gourmet food and open bar all day, race commentary, and unparalleled views of the sailing action. Reservations must be received by July 31. Space is limited.
Sunday, September 8 and October 6, 2013
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Climb aboard the 81' schooner Argia and enjoy an early evening cruise down the beautiful Mystic River for a sail on Fishers Island sound. The vessel is an authentic replica of a 19th-century gaff-rigged schooner, complete with varnished mahogany interiors and brass lamps. Relax on deck or take the helm while you listen to Mystic Seaport chanteyman Don Sineti perform.
Friday, September 27, 2013
Meeting: 3-4:30 p.m. / Special Insider Tours: 4:30-5:30 p.m.
You're invited to the Mystic Seaport Members' Annual Meeting and an afternoon tea in the River Room at Latitude 41° Restaurant. Join us for reports on the state of the Museum and the Board of Trustees election. We will also recognize members who have reached a milestone in their membership and pay tribute to those members who passed away this year. Tea and refreshments will be served. Following the meeting join us for special insider Museum tours from 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.