Collections & Library

The collections at Mystic Seaport reflect the extraordinary scope and significance of America’s relationship with the sea and inland waterways. Housed in the Museum’s Collections Research Center, the collections represent a wide variety of materials, from manuscripts to fine art.

Art & Objects

Art & Objects

Books

Books

Film & Video

Film & Video

Manuscripts

Manuscripts

Maps & Charts

Maps & Charts

Periodicals

Periodicals

Photography

Photography

Ships Plans

Ships Plans

Sound Archives

Sound Archives

Watercraft

Watercraft