Helping Parents Make Better Decisions
100+ Things to Do This Summer - Read the Guide Today!

Family Calendar - Search for Kids' Activities in Your Area

Build-a-Boat Workshop

This event has already taken place. Click here for the latest events.

  • Jul. 24, 2021 through Jul. 25, 2021, Saturday and Sunday, 12-5pm
  • The Whaling Museum and Education Center
  • 301 Main St., Cold Spring Harbor
  • All Ages
  • $10; $5 members + admission: $6; $5 seniors 62 and older and kids ages 4-18; free for children younger than 4, active military with ID and museum members
  • Visit Website

Adults and kids can design and build a unique wooden vessel from a variety of wooden materials and string. Bring your imagination! Kids with adult supervision. 

About The Whaling Museum and Education Center

301 Main St.

Cold Spring Harbor, NY


  • Standard hours: 11-5 M-F, 11-5 Sat-Sun
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: No
  • Bring food: Yes
  • Buy food: Yes
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): No
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): No
  • Family bathroom: Yes

  • Our mission is to explore the ever-changing relationship between humans and whales through inquiry-based education and interpretation of artifacts that emphasize the cultural, scientific and environmental significance of Long Island and the Sea. We help members and visitors make informed decisions about our marine environment.
  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Play area: Indoor
  • Party room: Yes

  • Facebook | Instagram | Twitter