The Forecastle

The Forecastle

Climb Aboard a Whaleship Fo’c’sle

Ongoing Exhibition
The Fo'c'sle will be closed beginning December 17th 2014 in preparation for the building construction.  Access the the lower level will remain open through December 28th.

A full-scale reproduction of the forward section of a whaleship (forecastle), providing a realistic, hands-on experience of what life at sea was like for crew, both below and above decks.

Photo by George Comer, Schooner Era, 1980.37.198.


Last Modified: December 16, 2014