Loading Events
Find Events

Past Events › Featured Events

Events List Navigation

July 2017

Arts on the Quad: “The Tempest”

July 19, 2017
Flock Logo

Join us for Flock Theatre's production of Shakespeare's comedic classic.

Find out more »

Rock and Soul Revue

July 26, 2017

Pack your picnic baskets, blankets, and lawn chairs and join us for the music of Rock & Soul Review!

Find out more »
August 2017

Arts on the Quad: Scarborough Fair: A Simon & Garfunkel Experience

August 16, 2017

Pack your picnic baskets, blankets, and lawn chairs and join us for the Arts on the Quad outdoor performance series!

Find out more »

Arts on the Quad: Flock Theatre Richard II

August 23, 2017
Flock Logo

Pack your picnic baskets, blankets, and lawn chairs and join us for the Arts on the Quad outdoor performance series!

Find out more »

Stars Over Mystic: The Analemma

August 25, 2017

Did you ever notice that sundials don't always line up with the time on our watch or smartphone?

Find out more »
September 2017

Rising Sea Levels and You

September 14, 2017
Masin Room, Thompson Exhibition Building + Google Map
Philadelphia Piers

Join us for a presentation about the environmental issues facing our coastal region,

Find out more »
October 2017

In Pursuit of Plastic

October 19, 2017

International science writer, artist, and wildlife rehabilitator Erica Cirino is on a mission to find out the truths about plastic pollution and its impact on the planet.

Find out more »
November 2017

Veterans Day

November 10, 2017 - November 12, 2017

Mystic Seaport will offer free admission to active-duty and retired military personnel through the weekend.

Find out more »


November 16, 2017
MAYFLOWER II's stern peeks out from underneath the temporary structure nicknamed "the Mailbox."

Learn about the challenges and triumphs of the on-going restoration of MAYFLOWER II.

Find out more »

Field Days

November 24, 2017 - November 25, 2017

House filled with visiting family for the holiday and you’re looking for something to do? Join us for Field Days!

Find out more »

Members’ Double Discount Shopping Days

November 24, 2017 - December 3, 2017
Need a gift or a souvenir? Step inside our Museum Store for one-of-a-kind maritime products.

Almost everything in the Museum Store and online is 20 percent off for Members.

Find out more »
December 2017

Preserving Plum Island

December 14, 2017

Save the Sound's Chris Cryder will share the facts about Plum Island, take you on a virtual tour, and discuss the latest efforts to preserve it.

Find out more »
January 2018

Life on the High Seas

January 18

During the spring of 2017, the crew and students on board the OLIVER HAZARD PERRY sailed to Cuba, providing the opportunity of a lifetime

Find out more »

Members Only: Artist Talk with John Grade

January 20

Contemporary artist John Grade will lead members on an exclusive walk through of Mystic Seaport’s new exhibit, "Murmur: Arctic Realities" before it opens to the public.

Find out more »

Murmur: Tech Talk with New Media Artist Reilly Donovan

January 20

Join us for a talk and presentation by new media artist Reilly Donovan, designer of the mixed reality experience in the new exhibition, "Murmur: Arctic Realities."

Find out more »

Holocaust Remembrance Day Screening: “Across the Waters”

January 27
Mystic Luxury Cinemas, 27 Coogan Blvd,
Mystic, CT 06355 United States
+ Google Map

On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Mystic Seaport and the Jewish Federation of Eastern Connecticut co-host a special screening of the 2016 Danish film “Across the Waters.”

Find out more »
February 2018

Seaport After Seven: Party at the Pingo

February 2

Embrace the season with Party at the Pingo, the inaugural event in the new Seaport After Seven party series.

Find out more »

Nelson Simon: The Accidental Sailor

February 15

He found himself fighting for survival in the midst of what became known as “The Perfect Storm.” Join us as Nelson Simon recounts his harrowing tale.

Find out more »

Murmur Business After Hours

February 21

Join Mystic Seaport and the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut for a Business After Hours in the Museum's newest exhibition, "Murmur: Arctic Realities."

Find out more »

The Science of Pingos

February 24

Dr. Anna Liljedahl, of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, will give a talk for all interest levels about the fascinating science behind pingos.

Find out more »
March 2018

Syma Ebbin: Researching Native Fisheries in the Pacific Northwest

March 15

The resources, traditions, and issues facing Native American fisheries in Alaska and Washington State.

Find out more »
April 2018

First Impressions Printing Workshop

April 17
print shop

Adults sign up with your youngster and learn a brief history of printing and get hands-on instruction.

Find out more »

Elizabeth Cottrell: Expedition to Arctic Volcanoes

April 19

Elizabeth will share her own experiences in the Arctic researching the awesome power and ancient wonders held within the earth.

Find out more »
May 2018

28th Annual Mystic Seaport Plant Sale

May 17 - May 18

An amazing array of annuals, perennials, vegetables & herbs as well as many heirloom varieties will be available.

Find out more »

The Vikings Begin: Treasures from Uppsala University, Sweden

May 19 - September 30
Viking Helmet, 7th century. Copyright: Gustavianum, Uppsala University Museum.

The exhibit includes priceless treasures, including helmets, shields, weapons, glass, and other artifacts dating back to the seventh century.

Find out more »

Seaport After Seven: Viking Beer Garden

May 19

Seaport After Seven returns—and we’re going big to kick off the season!

Find out more »

Talk and Book Signing: Anders Winroth

May 26

Join us in the Masin Room for a talk and book signing of "The Age of the Vikings" by Anders Winroth.

Find out more »
June 2018

New! Mystic Seaport Museum Garden Tours 2018

June 1 - June 3

Celebrate the arrival of summer 2018 with a private tour of the gardens at Mystic Seaport in the company of our master gardeners.

Find out more »

Spring Seamanship Seminar

June 2

Start off your 2018 boating season with a visit to Mystic Seaport and leave with skills to enhance the rest of your season.

Find out more »

Introduction to Coastal Weather

June 16

The course will cover interpretation of weather maps, satellite images and marine weather forecasts but will concentrate on local observations which we can all make.

Find out more »

SOLD OUT: Viking Shield-Making Workshop

June 16

In the workshop, you will rivet together a 34” linen-faced shield, an iron shield boss, and oak grip, as well as decorate your shield to make it your own.

Find out more »

SOLD OUT: Viking Shield-Making Workshop

June 17

In the workshop, you will rivet together a 34” linen-faced shield, an iron shield boss, and oak grip, as well as decorate your shield to make it your own.

Find out more »
August 2018

Book signing: ‘Henny and Her Boat’

August 26

“Henny and Her Boat: Righteousness and Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Denmark," by Howard Veisz, is now available in our bookstore.

Find out more »
October 2018

Educators Appreciation Day

October 20

Don't miss Educators Appreciation Day, featuring free admission for teachers, after school professionals, and their families.

Find out more »
November 2018

Make A Rope Wreath

November 8

Just in time for the holiday season, join us to make a wreath for your home.

Find out more »
+ Export Events