The Mathews Maritime Museum
owned and operated by the
Mathews Maritime Foundation
442 Main Street
In April, the Museum is open Fridays and Saturdays from 10 AM to 2 PM, provided we have volunteers to operate. Visitors can call ahead at the number above, to confirm opening or to arrange other times to visit.
The museum’s collection currently numbers over 1,900 items. Collections include:
Lighthouses • Boatbuilding Tools • Watermen Tools • Various Types of Boat Artifacts • Nautical Books • Models of Boats • US Navy Relics • Civil War Memorabilia • Merchant Mariner Artifacts • Navigational Tools and Charts • Photos, Photos, Photos • Education • Nautical Clothing and Gear • Commercial Maritime Items
The Museum Gift Shop has a variety of items including
T-SHIRTS • CALENDARS • BOOKS • MORE!
We welcome you!
Free admission ~ Donations accepted
When volunteers are available, we are open from
10am-2pm on Fridays and Saturdays, April to November.