Custom House Maritime Museum, Newburyport

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  • Whether you just like boats or if you are an old tar ,put this museum on your list.I was impressed by the exhibits which included a modern section featuring Model Coast Guard Ships all the way back to...  more »
  • A nineteenth century customs house in remarkable condition preserves the maritime and commercial history of Newburyport and surroundings. Original artifacts, works of art and the library of popular lo...  more »
  • So I love history, so thought this would be a good stop. The place is little underwhelming. The displays are mediocre. The upstairs is HOT in the summer. Interesting architecture though.  more »
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  • Great historic spot. Very interesting. Very good tour guide.
  • Nice folks and very informative. Great Maritime stuff to see and learn about.
  • The staff are personal and knowledgeable. A different experience each visit, as they have a rotating exhibit. A favorite place to visit!
  • Had a great guided tour by a very knowledgeable and passionate guide. Learned a lot about the history of the building as well as the era in sailing surrounding the clipper ships. Highly recommend the guided tour as opposed to a self-guided one. Our tour was to last a half hour but our guide went on for over an hour. :)
  • Not big but historical. It is a nice little museum with lots of historical information.

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