Maritime and Naval Nuseums: Rhode Island, USA.
Herreshoff Marine Museum
7 Burnside St.
Telephone: +1 401 253 5000
Museum of Yachting
Fort Adams State Park,
P.O. Box 129,
Newport, RI 02840.
Telephone: +1 401 847 1018
History of yachting, America's Cup and solo sailing.
Museum boat: Shamrock V, a J-boat.
Naval War College Museum
Coasters Harbor Island,
686 Cushing Road,
Newport, RI 02841-1207.
Telephone: +1 401 841 4052/1317
Opening hours: Monday-Friday 10:00-16:00; June-September also Saturday-Sunday 12:00-16:00; Closed on public holidays.
The museum covers the evolution and technology of sea warfare, including a
history of the development of the torpedo in the USA.
Updated 1996-10-09 by
Sjöhistoriska Samfundet | The Maritime History Virtual Archives |
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Martime Museums: North America
Copyright © 1996 Lars Bruzelius.