Custom House Maritime Museum

25 Water St.
Newburyport, MA 01950- Map It
Phone: (978) 462-8681

AAA Editor Notes

Custom House Maritime Museum, 25 Water St., is a classic Greek Revival-style custom house built in 1835 and designed by architect Robert Mills, who also designed the Washington Monument and the U.S. Treasury Building. Exhibits pertain to more than 300 years of maritime history and trade and shipbuilding on the Merrimac River as well as Coast Guard and lifesaving history. A 15-minute audiovisual program gives visitors an overview of Newburyport.
$7; $5 (ages 6-18, ages 61+ and students with ID).
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. and Mon. holidays noon-4, May-Dec.; Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-4, rest of year.