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Thursday, September 4
Dr. Elysa Engelman, Mystic Seaport: the Museum of American and the Sea, and History Department, UCONN Avery Point
Dr. Engelman will speak on the restoration and re-launch of the historic whaling ship Charles W. Morgan. Originally built and launched in 1841, the Morgan embarked on 37 voyages between 1841 and 1921. In 2008, the Morgan underwent restoration at Mystic Seaport and was re-launched in 2013.
Bring a lunch or buy one at our Patuxet Café. Discussion starts promptly at noon in the Accomack Building.
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Who We Are
Plimoth Plantation is a not-for-profit museum supported by admissions, contributions, grants and generous volunteers.
What We Do
Plimoth Plantation, less than an hour south of Boston and minutes from Cape Cod, is a living museum dedicated to telling the history of Plymouth Colony from the perspective of both the Pilgrims and the Native Wampanoag people. The museum is a Smithsonian Institution Affiliate that includes Mayflower II, a full-scale reproduction of the original ship that sailed to Plymouth in 1620. Visit our Craft Center and Plimoth Bread Company. Enjoy independent films at Plimoth Cinema.
Our guests' experience is at the heart of what we do. The setting, the staff and a compelling approach to history combine to provide a memorable visitor experience. We are successful when a satisfied visitor recommends us to family and friends.