The largest maritime museum (40 acres) in New England, the Mystic Seaport attracts more than 400,000 visitors each year. It is home to the Charles W. Morgan, the oldest surviving wooden sailing whale ship, and over 60 original historical buildings.
Visit the historical maritime museum that brings you back to life on the coast in the 19th century. Venture aboard historic ships, take a walk down a re-created 19th century village, and watch vessel restoration in action at the preservation shipyard. Keep a look out for seasonal events. This Mystic attraction is a must visit for the entire family.