The Herreshoff Marine Museum - America’s Cup Hall of Fame will open for the season on Sunday April 28th. Opening Day is a great day to come by with your friends and family to celebrate spring and our amazing museum. Opening Day offers Free admission and a variety of activities for all to enjoy.These have been great fun as they draw in large crowds and we welcome many people who have never been to the Museum before in addition to those who come frequently. The full opening day schedule is listed below.
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Come by, bring friends, and help us build enthusiasm for our Museum!
All Day Book Sale – The book sale will run all day and it will include rare books from the Museum’s library. We are also welcoming donations of books for sale on this day. If you have books that you would like to donate please bring them by on Sunday April 21st from noon to 2pm. They can also be dropped off during normal business hours in the museum’s office. Thank you and see you at the sale!
All Day Store Sale – Attendees will enjoy 10% off store merchandise (15% for Museum members). Come early to scout our your Herreshoff gear and gifts in preparation for the coming season.
All Day Let’s Go Sailing! – Learn about our sailing school programs for youth and adults. Hear stories and successes from our sailing instructors.
All Day Membership Desk - Our members support our day to day operations and all of our amazing programs. New members who sign up on Opening Day will receive a $10 store gift certificate.
All Day - View The Reliance Project – Meet the team and hear details of this epic endeavor. The Reliance project is located in Building 28 on our campus.
All Day - Learn to Row! - Hear about exciting programs from Dharma Voyage, an adventure rowing group operating from the Museum’s waterfront.
11 am to 3 pm Eat and greet! - Enjoy clam chowder generously provided by Blount Fine Foods.
12 pm to 3 pm - The Mosbacher Room - Visit this beautiful library on the Museum’s campus to see photographs and memorabilia from this famous America’s Cup sailor.
3 pm: Museum tour with Exhibitions Chair, David Curtin.