Charles W. Morgan: History at Sea and at Home

Seaports throughout New England are celebrating as the Charles W. Morgan sails in on her historic 38th voyage. She is a floating museum, engaging people with tales of maritime history and vividly bringing to life the world of whaleships of the 1800s. She is a virtual time machine, recognized for bringing new perspectives and insights about the world’s oceans.

While the Charles W. Morgan is out to sea, it is a perfect time to visit her Mystic Seaport home and immerse yourself in her history. Come track her voyage at the Charles W. Morgan Exhibit Room. Hear about the significance of each of the ports she’s visiting. See a stunning exhibit of maritime art specially commissioned to mark her 38th voyage. Discover the important role whaling played in American economic and maritime history. And while you’re visiting Mystic Seaport, be sure to explore Sabino and L. A. Dunton, and Emma C. Berry, our other National Historic Landmark vessels with unique stories of their own to tell.