Category: Events

National Maritime Historical Society Important Announcement

Sign Up for Email Notifications at www.seahistory.org/signup In compliance with New York law during the COVID-19 health crisis, National Maritime Historical Society employees have transitioned to working remotely from home.  At this time we are preparing for the possibility of…

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10th National Maritime Awards Dinner in DC – Postponed to April 2021

Following CDC guidelines and prohibitions on large gatherings, and with the health and safety of our staff, guests and members foremost in our thoughts, the 10th National Maritime Awards Dinner in Washington, DC has been postponed. The event has not…

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2020 NMHS 57th Annual Meeting in Philadelphia – Postponed to May 2021

Following CDC guidelines and prohibitions on large gatherings, and with the health and safety of our staff and members foremost in our thoughts, the NMHS 57th Annual Meeting in Philadelphia this May has been postponed. The event will be rescheduled,…

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American Society of Marine Artists Invitational Art Gallery

Following CDC guidelines and prohibitions on large gatherings, and with the health and safety of our staff, guests, artists and members foremost in our thoughts, the 10th National Maritime Awards Dinner in Washington, DC has been postponed.  The American Society…

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Seminar Series: Captain Ahab had a Wife with Lisa Norling 14 March 2020

The Saturday, 14 March 2020 seminar has been cancelled. Dr. Lisa Norling is unable to attend the seminar on Saturday 14 March, and out of an abundance of caution over the coronavirus (COVID-19) we have made the proactive decision to…

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Seminar Series: The Eagle & the Dragon with Lewis McIntyre 22 February 2020

Watch the Seminar Recording >>Get the Book >> Register Here for the Seminar Welcome & Refreshments at 10:30 AM, Seminar at 11:00 AM; Casual Lunch to Follow Hendrick Hudson Free Library, 185 Kings Ferry Road, Montrose, NY Join us for an…

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Mayflower Sails 2020 – 400th Anniversary Commemorations

Whatever your particular interest, there is something for everyone in the story of the Mayflower crossing and the establishment of the Plymouth Colony (or rather, Plimoth) in what-is-now Massachusetts, 400 years ago this year. Plimoth Plantation is leading the way…

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Seminar Series: Seafaring Songs with Charlie Zahm 25 January 2020

Join us Saturday, 25 January 2020 for Seafaring Songs and Chanteys: Performance with Historian Singer Charlie Zahm Register Here for the Seminar Welcome & Refreshments at 10:30 AM, Performance at 11:00 AM; Casual Lunch to Follow Hendrick Hudson Free Library, 185…

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Annual Awards Dinner at the New York Yacht Club 24 October 2019

View Photo Gallery What a night! On 24 October 2019, the National Maritime Historical Society celebrated the extraordinary maritime accomplishments of Ding Schoonmaker, Jean Wort, Pam Rorke Levy & Matt Brooks at the historic New York Yacht Club.  For photos…

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Seminar Series: Medicine in the Age of Sail with Ray Phillips 7 December 2019

Join us Saturday, 7 December, 2019 for Medicine in the Age of Sail: an Interactive Seminar with Dr. Raymond Phillips Register Here for the Lecture Welcome & Refreshments at 10:30 AM, Lecture at 11:00 AM; Potluck Lunch to Follow Cortlandt Yacht…

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2019 Annual Awards Dinner Auctions

Auction Catalog The 2019 Annual Awards Dinner is almost sold out, but it’s still not too late to sign up.  We do hope you will join us in honoring Captain Jean Wort, Ding Schoonmaker, Pam Rorke Levy and Matt Brooks.  Even if…

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Seminar Series: U-Boat Assault with Ken Brown 2 November 2019

Join us Saturday, 2 November, 2019 for U-Boat Assault on America: Why the US was Unprepared for War in the Atlantic Seminar with Author Ken Brown Register Here for the Lecture Welcome & Refreshments at 10:30 AM, Lecture at 11:00 AM…

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Seminar Series: Nathaniel Bowditch – Tamara Thornton 21 September 2019

Join us Saturday, 21 September for Nathaniel Bowditch and the Power of Numbers: an Illustrated Presentation with Author Tamara Thornton  Register Here for the Lecture Welcome & Refreshments at 10:30 AM, Lecture at 11:00 AM Hendrick Hudson Free Library, 185 Kings Ferry…

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Annual Awards Dinner at the New York Yacht Club 24 October 2019

Online Registration AuctionsSponsorship   The National Maritime Historical Society and Dinner Chairman Christopher J. Culver invite you to join us at the 2019 Annual Awards Dinner as we honor four distinguished individuals: Pam Rorke Levy & Matt Brooks James Ding…

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Seminar Series Excursion to West Point Foundry & Kayak Tour 20 July 2019

  Join us Saturday 20 July for our Seminar Series Excursion to West Point Foundry Preserve & Putnam History Museum, Lunch on the Hudson River, and Optional Kayak River Tour   Registration: Pre-Registration Required Saturday, 20 July:  Tours Begin at…

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