SABINO Restoration

The 1908 steamboat SABINO has been hauled out to undergo an extensive restoration that will have her out of operation until summer 2017.

Updates on the restoration project are featured below.

SABINO Sea Trial July 21, 2017

Steaming Again!

After more than two years of restoration, the Museum’s steamboat SABINO successfully completed her sea trial.

SABINO pilothouse installation June 14, 2017.

Reassembling SABINO

The steamboat’s boiler and pilothouse were re-installed as the restoration enters the final stages.


What’s Your SABINO Story?

Many couples owe special moments in their relationship to a cruise on the Museum’s steamboat. Do you?

SABINO Launched

SABINO Launched

After nearly 20 months out of the water for restoration, steamboat SABINO was launched July 27.


SABINO Will Steam Again

Our 1908 steamboat needs a new boiler to return to operation and we need your help to make that happen.


SABINO Receives Grant

Rep. Joe Courtney (CT-2) announced Mystic Seaport will receive more than $149,000 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.