First Friday with Ted Olsson “An Ode to the U.S. Life Saving Service”

Custom House Maritime Museum 25 Water Street, Newburyport, MA

Join us for an exclusive member event. RSVP Members Only Event (Click here to become a member) "An Ode to the U.S. Life Saving Service"  From 1871-1915, our local maritime history involved a transition from the age of sail to the age of engine powered vessels. This was also a time when the U.S. Life Saving […]

Warm Talks for Cold Winds: Bethany Groff Dorau Presents on Negotiations/Women’s Legends

Custom House Maritime Museum 25 Water Street, Newburyport, MA

Five Talks on Sundays during January and February about Legendary Newburyporters by the person that researched him/her for our "Legendary Newburyporters" exhibit. Bronson De Stadler (Nathaniel Tracey) January 15 Robert Watts (Timothy Palmer) January 22nd Alice Gould (Caleb Cushing) January 29th Bethany Groff Dorau (Negotiations/Women Legends) February 5th Jay Williamson (Tristam Dalton) February 12th Join […]

Warm Talks for Cold Winds: Jay Williamson Presents on Tristam Dalton

Custom House Maritime Museum 25 Water Street, Newburyport, MA

Five Talks on Sundays during January and February about Legendary Newburyporters by the person that researched him/her for our "Legendary Newburyporters" exhibit. Bronson De Stadler (Nathaniel Tracey) January 15 Robert Watts (Timothy Palmer) January 22nd Alice Gould (Caleb Cushing) January 29th Bethany Groff Dorau (Negotiations/Women Legends) February 5th Jay Williamson (Tristam Dalton) February 12th Join […]

First Friday with Graham McKay

Custom House Maritime Museum 25 Water Street, Newburyport, MA

https://youtu.be/lo3fSEayn0k Join us for an exclusive member event. RSVP Here Members Only Event - Click here to become a member for $40 a year! Guest Speaker: Graham McKay, Marine Archaeologist & Boatbuilder. Born and raised along the Merrimack River in Amesbury, Massachusetts, I’ve always been fascinated with boats and the water. After four years of […]

Member Event: First Friday with Captain Bob Cronin

Custom House Maritime Museum 25 Water Street, Newburyport, MA

  Museum members are invited to join us for a fascinating First Friday presentation. The USS Wasp was built in Newburyport in 1813 and was one of the most successful US Navy ships in that conflict. The topic centers on the Wasp, her Captain, the interactions between Wasp and Newburyport, and the prevailing economic and […]