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South Street Seaport Museum

Explore New York’s origins as a world port. Browse vast collections and visit historic buildings and ships. The South Street Seaport Museum provides hands-on discovery and education about the global interaction of commerce, labor and diverse cultures that took place at the Seaport in centuries past.

NOW ON VIEW: Two winter exhibitions. Explore the new gallery “South Street and the Rise of New York” and the popular return of “Millions: Migrants and Millionaires aboard the Great Liners, 1900-1914.” Open to the public, Saturdays and Sundays, 11AM-5PM. Admission is free with timed entry at 12 Fulton Street.

HISTORIC SHIP TOURS: Explore 1885 tall ship Wavertree and 1908 lightship Ambrose at Pier 16 (Fulton and South Streets). Guided tours are available for free on Saturdays & Sundays from 11AM-5PM. Tours depart hourly. Check with the reception desk at 12 Fulton Street for the latest schedule.

Please note that in response to the recent rise in COVID-19 transmission in New York City, the Seaport Museum has paused in-person programming until January 22, 2022.

NEW YORK, NY 10038

(212) 748-8600