Custom House Maritime Museum, Newburyport

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  • August 24, 2017
    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 »
  • July 12, 2017
    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 »
  • May 22, 2017
    Don't be fooled by the name--the Maritime Museum is much more than ships and sailors. There is a ton of local history packed into its attractive walls. I was particularly impressed with the exhibit of...  more »
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  • June 19, 2017
    Great historic spot. Very interesting. Very good tour guide.
  • July 4, 2017
    Nice folks and very informative. Great Maritime stuff to see and learn about.
  • February 24, 2017
    The staff are personal and knowledgeable. A different experience each visit, as they have a rotating exhibit. A favorite place to visit!
  • October 4, 2016
    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. :)
  • November 29, 2016
    Not big but historical. It is a nice little museum with lots of historical information.

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