Skin & Bones: Tattoos in the Life of an American Sailor

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March 19, 2011 through September 05, 2011


Mystic Seaport


All Ages

$24, 6-17 $15, 5 and under free

Event description: Find out about the beliefs, mysteries, traditions and power of the tattoo in American maritime culture.

Address: 75 Greenmanville Ave.
Mystic, CT 06355
Phone: 860-572-5331

About Mystic Seaport

Mystic Seaport is a leading maritime museum. The museum’s grounds cover 19 acres on the Mystic River in Mystic, CT, and include a recreated 19th-century coastal village, a working shipyard, formal exhibit halls, and state-of-the-art artifact storage facilities. The museum is home to more than 500 historic watercraft, including four National Historic Landmark vessels, most notably the 1841 whaleship Charles W. Morgan, America’s oldest commercial ship still in existence.