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 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