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  • We Need Your Help! Urge Congress to Support Our Maritime Heritage

    Support Our Maritime Heritage: Write to Congress for Maritime Heritage Grant Funding: An Appeal from Dr. Timothy Runyan, National Maritime Alliance, and NMHS NMHS requests your support of the “Ships to be Recycled in the States” (STORIS) Act, which amends […]

  • Save the Date! Pickle Night 7 November 2014 at the New York Yacht Club

     PICKLE NIGHT SAVE THE DATE!  Friday, 7 November 2014 at the New York Yacht Club This year marks the 209th Anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar, and the 11th New York City Pickle Night Dinner will mark this history changing […]

  • Join Us for Liemba: A Documentary with Filmmaker John Billingsley

    Join the National Maritime Historical Society for Liemba: An Epic Voyage Down Lake Tanganyika Aboard Africa’s Oldest Steamship with Documentary Filmmaker John Billingsley Saturday, 15 November, 2014 Coffee is at 10:30 am. Presentation begins at 11:00 am. Hendrick Hudson Free […]

  • Lafayette’s Hermione Voyage 2015

    In 2015, a handcrafted replica of the Hermione,­ the 18th century frigate that brought the young Marquis de Lafayette with French troops back to General Washington, will set sail to the United States from Port des Barques, France—replicating a historic […]

  • Charles W. Morgan: The 38th Voyage

    The 38th Voyage: Charles W. Morgan May 17 – August 6, 2014 Mystic Seaport has announced that Charles W. Morgan completed her 38th voyage on 6 August, 2014. The ship has now resumed her role as an exhibit and the flagship […]

  • Massachusetts State Budget Approves $2 Million to Fund Mayflower II Restoration

    CREDIT: Plimoth Plantation, Mayflower II Massachusetts State Budget Approves $2 Million  to Fund Mayflower II Restoration Preservation Work Continues on the Historic Ship Given to America as a Symbol of Friendship Nearly 60 Years Ago Plymouth, MA–July 14, 2014 – Massachusetts […]