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The H. Lee White Maritime Museum at Oswego manages and exhibits a collection of thousands of artifacts, images, archival records, and original artworks telling over 400 years of regional maritime history.

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Whether your interest is in the pre-colonial period, or shipwrecks, or lighthouses; we have it all! See a glimpse of what we have to offer in our online gallery.

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Kids Photo Workshop with Freddy the Parrot at the H. Lee White Maritime Museum

The H. Lee White Maritime Museum is offering two photography workshops for kids ages 4-12 years on Saturday, October ...

History Lecture Series with Archaeologist Joseph W Zarzynski

The H. Lee White Maritime Museum at Oswego is pleased to present “The Remarkable Story of the 1985 Recovery of a WWII...

Location & Hours

1 West First Street,
Oswego NY, 13126
(315) 342-0480

Open 7 Days a week
Sep - Jun:
10am - 5pm
Jul - Aug: 1pm - 5pm
Closed: Easter, Thanksgiving,
Dec 24 - Jan 2

Vessels are open mid-May through mid-October (weather pending).

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