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Mystic Seaport

75 Greenmanville Ave, Mystic, CT 06355-1972
+1 860-572-0711
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US$ 249.00*
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Mystic Seaport is the nation's leading maritime museum. Founded in 1929, the Museum is home to four National Historic Landmark vessels, including the Charles W. Morgan, America's oldest commercial ship and the last wooden whaleship in the world. The Museum's grounds cover 19 acres on the Mystic River in Mystic, CT and include a recreated 19th-century coastal village, a working shipyard, formal exhibit halls, and state-of-the-art artifact storage facilities. Mystic Seaport is located one mile south of Exit 90 off I-95 in Mystic, CT.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
75 Greenmanville Ave, Mystic, CT 06355-1972
+1 860-572-0711
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Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed the shipyard and being able to the old whaler at the seaport. They Mayflower II is in drydock, and you can see the ship yard workers replacing various parts of the ship. The exhibit has good information about ship materials, and the docents...More

Thank travel-lms
Reviewed yesterday

I went here with my boyfriend and wasn't disappointed! We spent about 2 hours here looking at all the boats and reading about them. We also saw the antique boat engines exhibit that was happening that weekend. I'd recommend visiting this place, definitely good for...More

Thank SammiDeRosa
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were under the impression it would be a quick visit and mainly for us. There was a lot of cool history and sights, but there was also a ton to do for kids. The children's museum is adorable and can easily...More

Thank Jill52787
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I always enjoy coming to the Seaport. There is something for all ages. The childrens museum is great for little ones. I cant say anything bad about it.

Thank JLD35MCD34
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Seaport is quaint, pretty and informative. Definitely step onto and into everything you can, not as boring as the kiddos might think ;)! If you are planning on doing both the aqarium and seaport then do yourself a favor and by the combo package...More

Thank Kathy G
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ben and Mrs Too first visited Mystic Seaport almost exactly forty years ago when we and our three teenage children sailed our sloop up the coast from near Annapolis. Ben also stopped there in the mid 1990's with two of his staff programmers on the...More

Thank Ben_Theretoo406
Reviewed 5 days ago

They nickel and dime you even after paying an expensive admition fee. If you want to go into the Norvegian vessel you have to pay extra. If you want your child to build a wooden boat it is another $ 5.00 ! All the buildings...More

1  Thank frenchchef2016
Reviewed 6 days ago

We arrived here on a warm, sunny weekday with 4 adults and 3 boys (ages 5-8). It was not crowded and was enjoyable to move around freely. We especially liked the Morgan whaling ship! Going down into the sleeping quarters was especially interesting. As we...More

Thank Darling1971
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to seaport after our trip to the aquarium. Got there just after they closed -around 6. The friendly stuff was still there and the gift shop was open. They explained to us that we can still walk around the port. We decided to...More

Thank stajka
Reviewed 6 days ago

You may have been lucky enough to visit an attraction which recreates life in a village of the past. Seaport does the same but all based around the houses and trades which lined the docks and ports of the past, together with various boats and...More

Thank Pyramar
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17 August 2017|
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Response from sktyoung | Reviewed this property |
The seaport is great if you like historical places- very interesting demonstrations of how things were in the days of whale hunting- the aquarium is a must see also- I love the beluga whales! There is also a nice place... More
Sonia V
9 August 2017|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can bring your dog in and across the grounds, but that is all. They are not allowed in buildings, on ships, etc. so up to you and your circumstances if this works for your needs or not. Of course they have a dogs... More
Mike J
27 July 2017|
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Response from A L | Reviewed this property |
We bought Mystic Passes and were able to use them for any day. We used them for the aquarium on a Monday and then the seaport on Wednesday. If you go on your birthday you get in free, so don't buy a Mystic pass for the... More