MEMBERS AT THE FAMILY LEVEL AND ABOVE PAY HALF PRICE FOR ALL EVENTS, unless otherwise noted!
"MOBY DICK'S BIRTHDAY WEEKEND"
Friday, August 2, 12-4pm Melville Movie Marathon
Free with paid admission
Cool off from the heat with Melville-inspired films and a complimentary snack. Enjoy a Moby Dick showing at 12pm and In the Heart of the Sea at 2pm.
"MOBY DICK'S BIRTHDAY WEEKEND"
Saturday, August 3, 11-3pm FAMILY FUN DAY SATURDAY!
$12 kids, $6 Adults
You are invited to celebrate the 200th birthday of Herman Melville, the renowned author of Moby Dick! At this full-day party, partake in lots of family-friendly activities and crafts galore, visit Mr. Smith's Seafood food truck, enjoy live Moby Dick readings, silversmith and basket vendors doing demos and selling their wares, live music from Sampawam’s Creek and more!. Hourly membership giveaways! No Registration needed
Wednesday, August 7, 11-5pm Welcome Wednesday
Pay-as-you-wish museum admission today, the first Wednesday of the month. Enjoy the new exhibit Heroines at the Helm. Hoist the sail, swab the deck, smell a foc'sle, and more in our updated spaces.
Saturday, August 17, 11-2pm Mermaid Tea Party
Drop in for our annual mermaid celebration! Meet and greet our Museum Mermaid, enjoy complimentary snacks, and create a treasure trove of colorful mermaid crafts to take home! Costumes welcome.
Monday-Friday, August 19-23, 9-1pm Ocean Science Camp
Entering grades 3-6
Optional Early Care available. Curious campers explore the incredible ocean world and meet local marine critters, explore the LI Sound, have fun with hands-on experiments, games, and craft projects. Includes special trek to explore Cold Spring Harbor, fostering proactive stewards of the environment. Snack provided, bring lunch. Details & registration online. Early bird discount until July 19! Scholarships available. Member Discount.
Monday-Friday, August 26-30, 9-1pm Nautical Journeys Camp
Entering grades K-3 (Crew Leaders grades 4-5)
Optional Early Care available. Step aboard and travel the seas to discover faraway ports and new oceans traveled by whalers. Campers will enjoy activities and games in science, art, and history to build knowledge of the ocean as well as maritime culture. This weeklong experience combines the best of marine biology, maritime heritage, and adventure! Snack provided, bring lunch. Details & registration online. Early bird discount until July 26. Scholarships available. Member Discount.
Sunday, September 1, 11-5pm Exhibits Open
CLOSED FOR EXHIBIT INSTALLATION:
Monday, September 2- Friday, September 20
Winter hours begin Saturday, September 21.
IS admission included?
General admission is included for participants, unless otherwise noted. Accompanying visitors pay regular admission ($6 Adults, $5 Kids, $5 Seniors).
Do I need to RSVP?
Unless otherwise noted, events are first-come, first-served.
What's the member discount?
Can I uses coupons or passes for the event?
Coupons and passes (including library passes) are not applicable during any event.
Will i be photographed?
Photos & videos are commonly taken of patrons for publicity.
Inform staff if you do not want yourself or your child photographed.