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Mystic Seaport, Mystic Aquarium & Olde Mistick Village


Mystic Seaport is the nation's leading maritime museum. Discover American maritime history first-hand as you climb aboard tall ships, stroll through a 19th-century coastal village, explore exhilarating exhibits, and watch a working preservation shipyard in action. Founded in 1929, more than 300,000 people visit Mystic Seaport annually.

Mystic Aquarium was founded in 1973 to serve as a living laboratory and major public exhibit, highlighting some of the most intriguing species in the world. Meet New England's only beluga whales! Gain a whole new perspective on penguin life or immerse yourself in a world of jellies. From docile turtles and sea horses to poison dart frogs and piranha, discover what lives in the light and thrives in the dark.

Olde Mistick Village offers a shopping experience that is totally unique. Wander along brick pathways to our more than forty stores which sell exceptional items from the world over and choose your dining pleasure from a variety of restaurants... all in the tranquil, beautiful, friendly environment of Olde Mistick Village.