Some of the things you can do there include:Tour the Mystic Seaport village
See actual trade shops and businesses from the 1800s in the village of the Seaport Museum Mystic. Travel back in time and experience the world of New England!Take pictures in front of the shipyard and other Mystic Seaport exhibits
The Mystic Seaport shipyard has actual ships floating on a Mystic harbor. Take photographs of yachts by the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company, a 12-foot Beetle Cat, a whaleboat from the 1920s, the last wooden whaleship in the world and other historic Mystic Seaport landmark vessels.
Other gorgeous exhibits you'll see include artwork, figureheads, carvings, navigation tools and more.Attend Mystic Seaport events
The Mystic Seaport children's museum often has events going on. Some of the upcoming events for 2021 are:
Visit the gift shop
- Aug. 20: The WoodenBoat Show (Mystic Seaport Boat Building - Wood)
- Aug. 21: New England Food Truck Fests
- Aug. 28: Arts on the Quad
- Sept. 18: Wood Identification Workshop
- Dec. 4 (subject to change): Lantern Light Village (Mystic Seaport Lantern Light Tour)
The Mystic Seaport Museum store sells unique items like Charles W. Morgan coasters, Clipper Ship pilsner glasses, harmonica necklaces, necklace telescopes, books, water bottles and more. If you're looking to take home a souvenir, then visit the Mystic Seaport store!