President’s Letters

2018 – It’s Going to Be BIG

When the calendar turns over to a new year there is always a sense of anticipation and excitement.  I think about 1.1.13 and the increasing excitement over the prospect of relaunching the Charles W. Morgan. 1.1.14 had us enthralled with the concept of sailing the Morgan again that summer to be followed by the opening of […]

Contributions That Matter

From its very first days in 1929, Mystic Seaport has depended on the benevolent acts of its founders, loyal members, dedicated trustees, and talented staff.

Living Our Core Values

The recent Charlottesville riots and Hurricane Harvey, while distant geographically, cut very close to home conceptually and thematically.

SABINO leading the parade of antique and classic boats in a past year.

Whole Once Again

Goodbye damp, cold May; hello June! It is hard to believe that “summer” is here.

Dana Hewson

The Mystic Way

The Museum said farewell to one of our longest serving and most beloved staff members at the end of April.

The Importance of History is at Risk

For the past month Mystic Seaport and its staff have been actively advocating in Washington, D.C., Hartford, locally, and online for a variety of critical issues.