VIS­IT­ING THE HER­RESHOFF MARINE MU­SEUM

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Lo­cated in Bris­tol, Rhode Is­land, the Her­reshoff Marine Mu­seum is 30 min­utes south of T.F. Green Air­port in Prov­i­dence and 25 min­utes north of New­port. Boaters can ac­cess the mu­seum by wa­ter via Bris­tol Har­bor. Moor­ings and dock­age (with wa­ter, elec­tric and WiFi) are avail­able. Me­mo­rial Day through Colum­bus Day, the mu­seum is open seven days a week. Af­ter Colum­bus Day, it’s closed Mon­day. Visi­tors can ar­range a guided tour with a do­cent by con­tact­ing the mu­seum in ad­vance—win­ter tours may be ar­ranged with one week’s no­tice. The mu­seum main­tains the Pea­cock Al­ley House for overnight guest lodg­ing. her­reshoff.org

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