Category: Events

2014 10th Maritime Heritage Conference

  The 10th Maritime Heritage Conference 17–21 September in Norfolk, Virginia, was a tremendous success. There is no substitute for the exchange of ideas among colleagues, the opportunity to hear about projects, successes and challenges of others in the many areas and…

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Charles W. Morgan: Seminar with Matthew Stackpole 6 December 2014

Join the National Maritime Historical Society for “World’s Last Whaleship, Restored, Sails Again” with Charles W. Morgan Historian Matthew Stackpole Followed by the Annual NMHS Holiday Potluck  Saturday, 6 December 2014 Coffee is at 10:30 am. Presentation begins at 11:00…

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Liemba Documentary: Seminar with John Billingsley 15 November 2014

On Saturday, 15 November 2014 The National Maritime Historical Society was Honored to Present: Liemba: An Epic Voyage Down Lake Tanganyika Aboard Africa’s Oldest Steamship with Documentary Filmmaker John Billingsley On Saturday, 15 November producer and director John Billingsley presented…

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Lois McClure at the Newburgh Riverfront Marina this Thursday 14 August

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum’s Canal Schooner Lois McClure Thursday August 14, 10am–5pm at the Newburgh Riverfront Marina Admission Free The schooner Lois McClure will be at the Newburgh Riverfront Marina this Thursday, 14 August from 10am-5pm.  Admission is free.  A full-scale replica of an 1862-class…

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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…

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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…

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Coast Guard Art Program Presentation with Award-Winning Artist Karen Loew

The National Maritime Historical Society  Invites You to Join Us for a Coast Guard Art Program Presentation with Award-Winning Artist Karen Loew Saturday, 27 September, 2014 Coffee is at 10:30 am. Presentation begins at 11:00 am. Hendrick Hudson Free Library, 185…

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Coast Guard Inaugural Art Exhibit – Federal Hall National Memorial

Coast Guard Inaugural Art Exhibit Federal Hall National Memorial, 26 Wall Street, New York City August 1 though September 19, 2014 Karen Loew – Escorting the Harriet Lane Artwork depicting the United States Coast Guard’s multi-faceted missions will be on view…

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This Weekend on the Hudson River! Newburgh and Kingston Events

This Weekend on the Hudson River  Tour the Niña and Pinta on the Newburgh Waterfront Celebrate Hudson River Day in Kingston   Tour aboard the Niña & Pinta 18-20 July, 9am – 6pm Memorial Ceremony for HMS Bounty & US Coast…

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Cruise Aboard the Evening Star: Seminar Excursion 6 August, 2014

The National Maritime Historical Society Invites You to Join Us for Dinner & a Narrated Cruise Aboard the Evening Star Wednesday 6 August, 2014 5:30–8:30 pm Riverfront Green, 30 Hudson Avenue, Peekskill, NY Join the National Maritime Historical Society and the crew…

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Photography Exhibit at Penobscot Marine Museum

Lisa Tyson Ennis takes photographs the slow, old-fashioned way with medium and large format cameras, black and white film, and long exposures. She hand-prints her images one by one in a traditional wet dark room. The subjects that intrigue her…

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Noble Maritime Collection Reception and Exhibition – Daily Life at Snug Harbor

The Trustees of the Noble Maritime Collection  request the pleasure of your company at the opening reception for the exhibition Daily Life at Sailors’ Snug Harbor Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 6pm The Noble Maritime Collection 1000 Richmond Terrace, Building…

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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…

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Come Join Us at the WoodenBoat Show in Mystic, CT!

Come and Join Us at the WoodenBoat Show 27-29 June, 2014 9 am-5 pm at Mystic Seaport Tent B, Booth 14B One sure sign of the summer is the annual WoodenBoat Show, held this year 27–29 June in Mystic, Connecticut….

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23rd Annual WoodenBoat Show in Mystic, CT

One sure sign of the summer is the annual WoodenBoat Show, held this year 27–29 June in Mystic, CT. Produced and presented by WoodenBoat magazine and hosted by Mystic Seaport, this year’s event promises: The tents will be filled with…

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