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The hotel as seen from the Cruising Club of America dock on the north end of the Museum grounds. (Credit: Beinfield Architects)

Town Approves Hotel Project

The decision paved the way for the demolition of Latitude 41° Restaurant and the construction of a new boutique hotel and restaurant.


A Second Motor for Sabino

Mystic Seaport Museum is exploring the possibility of adding electric propulsion to the steamboat SABINO.

Undated, but early photo of the Stillman Building in winter. At right is the sandbagger ANNIE. (MSM Collection - no #)

The Museum Turns 90

The vision: create a dynamic, educational institution to preserve America’s maritime culture.

Mystic Seaport Museum President Steve White

Steve White Announces Retirement

Stephen C. White announced today he plans to retire as President and CEO of Mystic Seaport Museum. White will continue in that role until his successor has been named.

"New London Harbor Light at Dusk" by Lisa Miceli

Watercolor Competition Winners

The competition was inspired by the current exhibition “J.M.W. Turner: Watercolors from Tate” open now in the Museum’s Collins Gallery.

Rebecca Bayreuther Donohue dressed up as her longtime character Miss L.E. Ackerman.

40 Years of Lantern Light Tours

We sat down with Rebecca Bayreuther Donohue, a longtime cast member and writer of this year’s script, to ask her several questions about this year’s show and years past.

New Library Partnership

On behalf of the Museum, the CLC is managing an annual lottery for five free Mystic Seaport Museum Library Memberships, underwritten by the Museum’s Susan Lewin Memorial Library Membership Program.

Exhibition produced by the National Maritime Museum, London

New Charitable Gift Annuity Program

Mystic Seaport Museum ins pleased to announce it is offering its members and philanthropic partners the opportunity to establish a Charitable Gift Annuity with the Museum.