The Herreshoff Marine Museum / America's Cup Hall of Fame | Kids Out and About Providence

The Herreshoff Marine Museum / America's Cup Hall of Fame

1 Burnside St
Bristol , RI , 02809
Phone: 401.253.5000
41° 39' 49.1076" N, 71° 16' 22.9296" W
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The sites include history on the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company, The America's Cup Hall of Fame, Event Venue and the Herreshoff Institute. HMM offers sailing camps and lessons for both youth and adults of all skill levels.

The Herreshoff Marine Museum is dedicated to the education and inspiration of the public through presentations of the history and innovative work of the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company and the America's Cup competition.The Museum, bordering beautiful Narragansett Bay, in Bristol, Rhode Island, is one of the nation's most important historic maritime treasures. We regularly host classic yacht regattas, sponsor symposia on classic yacht design and restoration, and operate an outstanding sailing school for youth and adults. We celebrate excellence in design, innovation, education, and technology.  

Immerse yourself in exhibits about the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company, the America’s Cup, and the fabulous people and yachts that gained fame around the world. Participate in our extraordinary events and expand your horizons. Visit, join, and be a part of a great tradition.

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Open hours: 
Sunday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
HMM offers unique & interactive youth and adult sailing classes for the summer and fall. The mission of the Herreshoff Seamanship Program is to teach the art of seamanship and the principles of sailing.

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