This is a small museum with a big influence in the early days of the America's Cup races. Family owned and run by 2 brothers, it built some of the fastest racing boats in the world. The Herreshoff company made boats for the rich and...更多
Wow! Want to learn all about the history of America's Cup Yacht Racing in the glory days of the late 1800's and early 1900's? Get to the HMM! Lots of great historic boats on the property, magnificent historic half-hulls, written and photographic history, etc., etc.....更多
If you're a Herreshoff fan, or fond of the America's cup this is a must visit. Some very nice older vessels on display. Knowledgeable staff, and it's a working museum so some are under restoration. If this type of museum is your thing, don't miss...更多
If you are a yachting/wooden boat/maritime lover, then you MUST add this to your trip. We hired a private driver from Boston and he rang ahead to book a private tour. No charge. No tip necessary. My husband was in boat heaven and has continued...更多
As a yachting destination, Newport is hard to beat. The beautiful harbour and charming town life lived up to its reputation, and my husband was in heaven. ⛵️ Then, we went to the Herreshoff Marine Museum and the America's Cup Hall of Fame.
this is a great place to visit if you are into sailing. Lots of history here and a pleasant staff to tell you about the boats they show in their showroom. Located close to the bay so it is very nautical in feeling. Nice gift...更多