Weekday Fall Activity Schedule

Exhibits Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m./Grounds Open 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

9:15 – Sailors’ Crafts & Lore
Clam Shack (25 on map)

9:30-4:15 – Navigation Quest
Nautical Instruments Shop (23 on map)

9:30 – Whaleboat Presentation
Middle Wharf (20 on map) If rain, Whaleboat Exhibit (15 on map)

9:30 – Lobstering Out of Noank
Lobster Shack (36 on map)

10:00 – Working Aloft on a Square-Rigger
Charles W. Morgan

10:45 – Fish Split
L.A. Dunton

11:00 – Music of the Sea and Shore
Chapel (45 on map)

11:15 – Hear Us: Voices from the Past
Theatrical performance, Stillman Building (6 on map)

11:30 – Help Raise A Cask
Cooperage (18 on map)

12:00 – Patents and Progress: Women Inventors
Stone’s Store (43 on map)

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

1:00 – Gerda III: The Rescue of the Danish Jews, 1943
L.A. Dunton Dock

1:00 – Whaleboat Presentation
Middle Wharf (20 on map) If rain, Whaleboat Exhibit (15 on map)

1:15 – Music of the Sea and Shore
Chapel (45 on map)

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

1:30 – Help Make a Rope
Clam Shack (25 on map). If raining, Ropewalk (27 on map)

2:00 – Oystering on Long Island Sound
Thomas Oyster House (48 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.

3:00 – Sailortown: Music and Stories
Chapel (45 on map)

3:00 – Stitching Canvas
Sail Loft, third floor (26 on map)

3:00 – Atlantic Salmon Fisheries
Salmon Shack (25 on map)

3:00 – Stars of the Vikings
Admission: $4; $3 members, children 3 and younger are free
Experience a new perspective on some familiar star shapes, as we explore the constellations as seen in Norse star lore, while hearing some of the legends associated with these ancient seafarers.

3:30 – Working Aloft on a Square-rigger
Charles W. Morgan

3:45 – Hear Us: Voices from the Past
Theatrical performance, Thompson Exhibition Building (1 on map)

4:00 – Dogwatch: Sailors’ Leisure Time
Charles W. Morgan

4:40 – Hercules Engine Demonstration
Back of Hoop Shop (22 on map)