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Your Purchase Has Purpose

When you shop with us, you help further the work of our museum, archaeologists, explorers, and educators. Visit the ships store

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January 2, 2022

Join us this holiday season!

Mark your calendars on Sunday, December 19th, 2021, we will be hosting a Holiday Extravaganza at the museum from 11 am-3 pm. During this time, there will be a variety of activity stations (ideal for ages 5-13) and a special seasonal treat for guests on their way out of the door! Pricing for this event…

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December 9, 2021

A Pirate’s Halloween

The Whydah Pirate Museum is planning a Halloween event! We will hold various outdoor activities for families on October 30th from 11AM-3PM. While anyone can participate, all of our activities are best suited for children 5-13 years of age. A $5 fee will be required per attendee that would like to participate in the outdoor…

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October 14, 2021

2021 Whydah Dive Season

The dive season on the Whydah pirate shipwreck is underway! We will be updating the social media channel @expedition.whydah and Shipwreck Center will be creating webcasts for your enjoyment. Be sure to follow the action!

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June 19, 2021

We are open! Take advantage of our reduced admission and capacity.

Take advantage of our reduced admission and reduced capacity. The museum offers plenty of space and a safe environment for the whole family.Stop in or make a reservation online by clicking here. Call the box office at (508)534-9571 with questions or email us at [email protected]

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February 3, 2021

New Finds at our Sea Lab

Visit our sea lab and watch archaeologists uncover artifacts from concretions! One small concretion in process contains a small gold bar, silver and gold coins, a pistol, and more. The team believes that the items were one pirates personal share of the treasure!  

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February 3, 2021