The Custom House Maritime Museum, New London

4.3
Museum · Hidden Gem
Custom House Maritime Museum - your local independent community museum -- telling the stories of the waterfront.

The Mission of the New London Maritime Society (NLMS) is to protect and preserve New London's U.S. Custom House, three area lighthouses, and Long Island Sound, and to promote, interpret, and celebrate the rich maritime life & history of the port of New London and the surrounding region through museum exhibitions, educational programs, and preservation initiatives.
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  • Took my son here on a weekday afternoon. Myself and my son are history nut jobs. The museum has a nice history on The Amistad as I did not know that first port was New London and it is a New London....  more »
  • Pleasantly surprised. We only stopped in to use the bathrooms but ended up staying for a couple of hours. The elderly tour guides do a great job of telling the story of this custom house (only...  more »
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  • Not all that much to look at. Some of the stories the guide told were quite interesting.
  • I had so much fun. This is one of the best tours I ever witnessed. Christina the lighthouse tour guode was so friendly and knowledgable. All of the staff were friendly and the best hosts. I going back with my whole family this Summer.

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