Late Fall Weekend Activity Schedule

Exhibits Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m./Grounds Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

10:15 – Working Aloft On A Square-Rigger
Charles W. Morgan

10:15-12:15 – Navigation Quest
Nautical Instruments Shop (23 on map)

10:55 – Dead Horse Ceremony: Sailors’ Celebration
Joseph Conrad

11:00 – Harvest Lights
Admission $4, Members $3 (Ages 3 and younger are free)
Treworgy Planetarium (9 on map)
Join us as we explore the stars and constellations of the evening skies in autumn, while learning about how mariners navigated the seas guided by the stars.

11:00 – Life and the Sea In 1876: Roleplaying Presentation
Seamen’s Friend Society (42 on map)

11:15 – Whaleboat Demonstration
Middle Wharf (20 on map)
If rain, Whaleboat Exhibit (15 on map)

12:00 – “Sea” Through My Eyes
Theatrical performance
RJ Schaefer Building (2 on map)

12:30 – Measuring Latitude Through the Ages
Nautical Instruments Shop (23 on map)

12:45 – Music of the Sea and Shore
Wendell Building (5 on map)

12:45 – Stitching Canvas
Sail Loft, 3rd floor (26 on map)

1:00 – Codfishing on the Banks: Anchor and Dory Demonstration
L.A. Dunton

1:30 – Ready, Set, Print
Sign up in advance, ages 8 and older
Mystic Print Shop (21 on map)

1:50 – Breeches Buoy Life-Saving Drill
Bandstand on Village Green
If rain, Life-Saving Station (37 on map)

2:00 – Harvest Lights
Admission $4, Members $3 (Ages 3 and younger are free)
Treworgy Planetarium (9 on map)
Join us as we explore the stars and constellations of the evening skies in autumn, while learning about how mariners navigated the seas guided by the stars.

2:00 – Life and the Sea In 1876: Roleplaying Presentation
Seamen’s Friend Society (42 on map)

2:40 – “Sea” Through My Eyes
Theatrical performance
RJ Schaefer Building (2 on map)

2:45 – Working Aloft on a Square-Rigger
Charles W. Morgan

3:00 – Harvest Lights
Admission $4, Members $3 (Ages 3 and younger are free)
Treworgy Planetarium (9 on map)
Join us as we explore the stars and constellations of the evening skies in autumn, while learning about how mariners navigated the seas guided by the stars.

3:30 – Dogwatch: Sailors’ Leisure Time
Charles W. Morgan

3:45 – Hercules Engine Demonstration
Back of Hoop Shop (22 on map)