Project Oceanology

category : Cruises
From exploring a legendary lighthouse or trawling for sea creatures, take a journey aboard this floating classroom for a unique on-the-water experience. Morning and afternoon oceanographic research cruises. Late afternoon cruises to New London Ledge Lighthouse. Reservations required. Mid-June-Labor Day. Seal watchs, weekends, Feb.-Mar.

Address: Departs from Avery Point campus of University of C
Phone: (860) 445-9007, (800

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Explore the Mystic River aboard the historic wooden, coal-fired steamboat Sabino. Daily, 30-minute cruises, evening down rive...


Take the helm of the schooner Brilliant during a hands-on learning experience at sea. Spring and fall weekends for adults; m...


Day sail to Fishers Island in Araminta, a 33-foot ketch. Enjoy worry-free sailing with a skipper aboard to advise, instruct o...


The Argia, a replica of a 19th-century gaff-rigged schooner with 20th-century appointments. Cruise to Fisher's Island Sound m...