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Herreshoff Marine Museum

Herreshoff Marine Museum

Learn about Bristol's maritime and boat-building history by visiting the Herreshoff Marine Museum. Home to the America's Cup Hall of Fame, the museum celebrates the innovations of the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company in yacht and boat design.
Herreshoff Marine Museum

Herreshoff Marine Museum

1 Burnside St, Bristol, Rhode Island, 02809
Distance from Hotel: 0.6 miles


Museum Hours: 10 am-5 pm
October: Wednesday to Sunday
November & December: Thursday to Sunday
Christmas Week: Special Hours, TBD
December 24 - April 29: CLOSED
April 30: Opening Day
Spring & Summer: TBD


Adults: $15
Seniors, Military, Teachers, and Students: $10
Children under 10: Free
Groups of 10 or more: 20% discount


  • Summer Sunset Concert Series
  • Lecture series
  • Bristol Fourth of July Parade viewing
  • Pella Frostbite Bash
  • Classic Yacht Regatta

Activities or Attractions

  • America's Cup Hall of Fame
  • Hall of Boats
  • Model Room
  • Rebecca Chase Herreshoff Library
  • The Herreshoff Registry
  • Herreshoff Catalogue Raisonne
  • Private wedding and event spaces


  • Are guided tours available?

    Yes, guided tours are available. Reservations are based on availability.
  • Can visitors explore the archives and library?

    Yes, visitors may explore the library and archives by appointment only.