Anchor Watch

Overnight Youth Group Program

Scouts, come earn a badge at Mystic Seaport's Anchor Watch program!The Mystic Seaport Anchor Watch overnight program provides an opportunity for youth groups to experience hands-on activities by day and sleep on board the 1882 square-rigged vessel Joseph Conrad by night. Groups begin their adventure with an introduction to Mystic Seaport and spend their evening immersed in activities. On the second day, participants enjoy breakfast at the Galley Restaurant, have the opportunity to climb the rigging of the Conrad, and then tour the Museum.

Anchor Watch is available for any type of youth group. Scout groups are able to achieve special badges through Anchor Watch programming.

2018 programs run Friday and Saturday nights (one-night program), March 16 through June 2, and again September 7 through November 18.

Typical Schedule

Anchor Watch begins at 5:50 p.m. and continues until approximately 10 a.m. the following day. A typical program includes:

Day 1

Day 2