Tiny Tots come to the museum and listen to story, enjoy a craft or project, and gain social skills...all while learning! We enjoy a special guest on occasion. This is […]
Explore the fascinating world of maritime heritage. From Seafair beginnings to becoming Texas’ Official Maritime Museum, our exhibits and programs make every visit an exciting voyage into history.
The Texas Maritime Museum started in the late 1970s during the Rockport Seafair Festival. It officially opened in 1989, becoming the State of Texas’ Official Maritime Museum. It earned accreditation from the American Alliance of Museums in 2005, a rare achievement among Texas museums. In 2012, the museum expanded its facilities to enhance education and collections.
Cool Museum to check out if you are in the area. All the handmade boats are cool plus the view from the lighthouse. Educational & interactive.Koinonia C.
Some great history here. Also put on alot of programs for kids. A must visit.Kyle E.
Was very interesting. Lots of displays related to local area nautical history. Elevator makes all 3 levels easily accessible! Very discriptive displays throughout.Tammy S.
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