Hours & Tickets
General admission tickets and Museum memberships can be purchased online or at the Visitor Reception Center upon arrival. For online purchases, please click on the red buttons located in the side column. Please call 860.572.5322 for group admission tickets.
2014 Hours of Operation
- January 2-February 14: Closed to visitors
- February 15-23: Open daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
- February 24-March 28: Open Thursday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
- March 29-October 26: Open daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
- October 27-November 30: Open daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
- December 1-21: Open Thursday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day, December 25
- December 26-January 1, 2015: 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 ticket is good for one general admission on the day of purchase. Have your ticket validated before you leave and return a second day for free within seven days of validation.
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 of $19 per adult and $10.50 per youth. All memberships will receive a $5 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.