Museum/Program/Site Activities: Environmental Programming

Riverkeeper, Inc.

Riverkeeper’s mission is to protect the environmental, recreational and commercial integrity of the Hudson River and its tributaries, and safeguard the drinking water of nine million New York City and Hudson Valley residents.  Riverkeeper is the public’s investigator, scientist, lawyer, lobbyist and public relations agent for the Hudson River. The Hudson River and the NYC Watershed are healthy ecosystems teeming with life.…

Williams-Mystic Maritime Studies Program

A joint venture of Williams College and Mystic Seaport, the Williams-Mystic Maritime Studies Program educates undergraduates in a semester-long, interdisciplinary exploration of America’s oceans and coasts. Every semester, 17–24 students of all majors from colleges and universities across the US attend Williams-Mystic. Closely guided by faculty, students study maritime history, literature of the sea, marine…

Custom House Maritime Museum & New London Maritime Society

The mission of the New London Maritime Society (NLMS) is to protect and preserve New London’s U.S. Custom House, three area lighthouses, and Long Island Sound, and to promote,  interpret, and celebrate the rich maritime life & history of the port of New London and the surrounding region through museum exhibitions, educational programs, and preservation initiatives. Telling…

PortSide NewYork & Mary A. Whalen

PortSide New York brings the community ashore and community afloat together at its home on the tanker Mary A. Whalen on Pier 11, Atlantic Basin next to the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal in Red Hook, Brooklyn. The organization is a maritime center that combines the working waterfront, public access and community development, and displays a new…

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

The Wisconsin Maritime Museum is a museum in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, U.S., that depicts the maritime heritage of the Great Lakes.

River Project

Since 1986, The River Project has operated a multi-faceted marine field station in what is now the Hudson River Park Estuarine Sacntuary.

Santa Barbara Maritime Museum

The mission of SBMM is to preserve and celebrate the maritime heritage of the California Coast and present it to the public in an interesting and exciting way.

San Francisco Maritime National Park Association

The Maritime Park Association operates a number of education programs to realize our goal of increasing the understanding of our nation’s rich maritime history.

Ocean Institute

The Ocean Institute is an ocean education organization located in Dana Point, California. Founded as the Orange County Marine Institute in 1977, it offers ocean science and maritime history programs for K–12 students and their teachers.  

North Carolina Maritime Museum

Resources. The North Carolina Maritime Museum is a system of regional museums within the North Carolina Museum of History, which is turn part of the North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural.

Naval Undersea Museum

The United States Naval Undersea Museum is an official naval museum located at Keyport, Washington, US. The museum is one of the 10 Navy museums that are operated by the Naval History & Heritage Command.  

Maritime Museum of Sandusky

History venue with exhibits on pirates, shipwrecks & fishing, plus a boat-building workshop.  

Maritime Museum Association of San Diego

Supports the Maritime Museum of San Diego.

Maine Maritime Museum

The Maine Maritime Museum, formerly the Bath Marine Museum, offers exhibits about Maine’s maritime heritage, culture and the role Maine has played in regional and global maritime activities.

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

With facilities open to the public May through mid-October, the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum is non-profit museum located in Vergennes, Vermont, USA. Its mission is to preserve and share the history and archaeology of Lake Champlain.