Group Tours

Group tours are available weekdays and are $10 a person. Included in our group tours:

  • Tour of the historic working shipyard

  • Tour of our Waterline Center which houses a large collection of traditional tools

  • Trunnel making and ship’s caulking demonstration in our Trunnel shed

  • A tour of our 1835 Schoolhouse which houses our Smithsonian Institute collection of both Shipbuilder’s half hulls and fully rigged ship models.

We can tailor the tour to your group’s needs, the average tour is between an hour to an hour and a half.

For more information and to plan a group tour please contact our Education and Group Coordinator at education@essexshipbuilding.org or call 978-768-6441