From the Vault: Highlights of the Collection
When you work at a museum, you get used to receiving a certain kind of call. It’s the kind that increases in frequency after someone finds a Dali print at a thrift store, and the script is always the same...
Lecture Video: “In Contact with the Enemy: The Nazi Spy and U.S. Navy Lieutenant John F. Kennedy”
A Presentation by David Kohnen
Watch a recording of the December 12, 2019 lecture by David Kohnen, Ph.D.
DIY Bevin's Skiff
Have you thought of building a boat with all your free time? Everyone can build boats and learn a lot along the way! You can build a simple paper or cardstock model of Joe Youcha’s Bevin's skiff with these instructions.
This week in herreshoff history MArch 23
This Week in Herreshoff History
Today marks Mrs. Julia A. Herreshoff's 89th birthday... 120 years ago! The Bristol Phoenix wrote a column wishing her a happy day. It notes that she is "naturally very proud of the achievements of her son, Nat". The Pheonix also highlighted a number of different Herreshoff activities this week in 1894, 1990, and 1917.
Audio Tours
Did you know that the Museum audio tour can be enjoyed anywhere?! That's right! No need to be at the Museum to enjoy your own guided tour. Use your smart phone to virtually explore the Museum and its collections.

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