News

Read the latest Mystic Seaport news.

Christopher Gasiorek

New Vice President

Christopher Gasiorek has been named Vice President for Watercraft Preservation and Programs.

Rosenfeld: Joys of Fitting Out

Morris Rosenfeld and Sons spent every May in boatyards capturing the fitting-out processes of cleaning, scraping and caulking.

Crocus bloom near the Visitor Reception Center

Spring Has Sprung

Our nine gardens and miles of landscaping are awakening from their winter slumber.

Draken Harald HÃ¥rfagre

A Viking Ship in the Shipyard

The Viking longship DRAKEN was hauled out of the water for several days of routine maintenance in the shipyard.

Importance of History at Risk

For the past month Mystic Seaport and its staff have been actively advocating for a variety of important issues.

The Plywood Derby

It was literally a race to determine which shipbuilder would produce the Navy’s PT boats.