Custom House Maritime Museum A View of the Museum from Water St.

What’s Happening

Frozen In Time

Frozen In Time

August 2, 2016 – June 5, 2017
The remarkable and recently
discovered photography of
S1/c Fred Slade Jr.,
USCGC Eastwind,
Thule,... Learn More »


January through April

10am to 4pm

Sundays & Holiday Mondays
12pm to 4pm

May through December

Tuesday - Saturday
10am to 4pm

Sundays & Holiday Mondays
12pm to 4pm


Seniors & Students

Free admission for active military members and children under 6.


25 Water St.
Newburyport, MA 01950
Get Directions »


What's New

High School Internships - Application Deadline 4/26/2017

  Riveted by tales of the high seas? Intrigued by untold local history? Called to museums and their backstage? Want to learn professional skill from experienced staff?  If you are or... Learn More »
Market Square

Maritime Memoirs & Seafaring Facts

Everyone knows the Boston Tea Party story. Newburyport lit up the skies with its own Tea Party. Learn More »