Hours & Tickets
General admission tickets can be purchased online or at the Mystic Seaport Visitor Reception Center. Please call 860.572.5331 for group admission tickets.
2016 Hours of Operation
- January 1-March 25: Open Thursday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
- Presidents Day, February 15: Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
- March 26-October 30: Open daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
- October 31-November 27: Open daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
- November 28-December 23: Open Thursday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
- December 24-25: Closed
- December 26-January 1, 2017: Open daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Exceptions to the schedule include inclement weather and other unexpected Museum closings. In such an event, there will be an alert on www.mysticseaport.org.
If you are planning a visit to our research library, please contact the Research Desk at 860.572.5367 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for hours of operation.
Promotions & Special Offers
Free second-day admission: Each general admission ticket purchased at Mystic Seaport is good for one admission on the day of purchase. Have your ticket validated before you leave and return a second day for free within seven days.
Active duty and retired military receive group admission and membership discounts: All active duty and retired military and their accompanying family members receive the group discount rate. All memberships will receive a $10 discount.
Special needs’ visitors receive a 50% discount on admission: One additional adult attending to the special needs’ visitor will also receive a discount of 50% on admission.
Free admission on your birthday: Visit on your birthday and your admission is our gift to you! If you already receive free admission as a Museum member, bring a friend for free. Offer available to adults and children. Must present a valid photo ID or copy of birth certificate.
AAA members: Show your valid AAA card to the gate attendant when purchasing your Museum admission and receive $3 off each general admission ticket for up to four people in your party.
Special events, activities and other fees are ticketed on-grounds separately. Offers cannot be combined and are subject to change at any time. Please call 860.572.0711 with any pricing questions.