“Where Are We?” History of Navigation from 1200 BC
Pete Culler’s Boat Shop
Pete Culler was a well-respected local boat designer and builder. His basic prinicples of design were simplicity and functionality. The culler Exhibit is a replica of Culler’s shop and features many of his tools, both hand and powered, some of which he built himself.
Fine Arts Gallery & Schimshaw Exhibit
The Gallery features rotating exhibits including ocal artists as well as world renowned marine artists.
The Scrimshaw exhibit is the largest private collection of scrimshaw displayed on Cape Cod The Anatomy of a Boat Ever wonder where the Garboard Strake is on a boat? Museum Curator Don Stucke created this exhibit to show the construction of wooden boats both modern and ancient. It showcases a variety of techniques Massachusetts Maritime Academy Exhibit A collection of artifacts, videos and narratives tells the history and present day activities and academics at the Academy
Lightships of Cape Cod
The unique story of the lightships that protected sea going vessels along the shores of Cape Cod
Cook Boat Shop
A working wood boat shop hosting a variety of wood boat workshops throughout the year. Visitors can see small boats being built and restored as well as learn about the various building techniques