We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 75 Greenmanville Ave., Mystic, CT 06355
Phone Number:
+1 860-572-0711
Website
Today
09:00 - 17:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description:

Mystic Seaport is the nation's leading maritime museum. Founded in 1929,...

Mystic Seaport is the nation's leading maritime museum. Founded in 1929, the Museum is home to four National Historic Landmark vessels, including the Charles W. Morgan, America's oldest commercial ship and the last wooden whaleship in the world. The Museum's grounds cover 19 acres on the Mystic River in Mystic, CT and include a recreated 19th-century coastal village, a working shipyard, formal exhibit halls, and state-of-the-art artifact storage facilities. Mystic Seaport is located one mile south of Exit 90 off I-95 in Mystic, CT.

read more
Book In Advance
More Info
US$28.95*
and up
Admission to Mystic Seaport
More Info
US$249.00*
and up
New England Country Christmas With Mystic Seaport Lantern Tour

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 2,297 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 1356
    Excellent
  • 609
    Very good
  • 177
    Average
  • 44
    Poor
  • 24
    Terrible
Quaint!

I love Mystic Seaport. the town is quaint and welcoming. Great restaurants and unique stores. I love the drawbridge, the bascule bridge is very interesting to look at, not too... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
crazy4running
,
Lewes, DE
Add Photo Write a Review

2,297 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 2,210: English reviews
Lewes, DE
Level Contributor
60 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I love Mystic Seaport. the town is quaint and welcoming. Great restaurants and unique stores. I love the drawbridge, the bascule bridge is very interesting to look at, not too many left in the world! there is also touristy things to do, the aquarium and seaport museums are very nice and informative.

Helpful?
Thank crazy4running
New Hampshire
Level Contributor
20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had such a great time at the Seaport on a magical President's Day weekend. A must see for any trip to Mystic!

Helpful?
Thank HappyinNewEngland
Level Contributor
15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been here multiple times over the years, and it never disappoints. It is a great trip as a family or couples. My children were young when I visited (almost 2, 4 & 7), they enjoyed themselves (especially my 2 oldest). Was also here as a couple, in the winter, and we still had a blast!

Helpful?
Thank Susan H
Mnoroe
Level Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Love historic sites and museums,the Seaport is THE best around here Every part, the docents,the reinactors and the museum staff all want the visitor to have a great experience. You do !!! Go and enjoy!!!

Helpful?
Thank Frank B
Mystic, Connecticut
Level Contributor
40 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Mystic Seaport is an authentic seafaring village. It is a historical resource. We are members and are honored to support its mission.

Helpful?
Thank mysticalfoodie
A TripAdvisor Member
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Fun time, a little pricey but still fun. Would definitely do this again. Haven't been during the daylight hours in many years.

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Las Vegas, Nevada
Level Contributor
37 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved this museum! There is so much to see and do here - everything is well maintained and the people are very knowledgeable about the seaport. You can even climb on some old boats/ship. There is a dock and lots of run around space.

Helpful?
Thank Gloria G
Level Contributor
25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A historical and awesome place to get lost in and explore. It is beautiful and filled with life. Good for meditation.

Helpful?
Thank Cristian M
Quincy, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
96 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were practically alone on the day we visited, but the staff there were glad to see us and interact with us, answering questions and doing demonstrations for us and the few others who had opted into a visit that day. They are open year round, and these hearty New Englanders stay at their posts to share information about their... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Grace_K102
Level Contributor
96 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This seaport is very very nice with many things to do. The boats are fascinating to look at. You must come hear while visiting mystic.

Helpful?
Thank Hamptongourmet

Travellers who viewed Mystic Seaport also viewed

 

Been to Mystic Seaport? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Mystic Seaport and other visitors
18 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (18)

Questions? Get answers from Mystic Seaport staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?