Hours

Our hours vary depending upon the time of year. Use the following charts to plan your visit; the hours given are from opening to last boarding, the latest time at which visitors may board a vessel. Visitors may remain on board up to 45 minutes after the last-boarding time.

Please note that Historic Ships in Baltimore is currently open Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays, from 10AM to 4:30PM, last boarding at 4:30PM. Historic Ships in Baltimore is closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Ship's available for touring include USS Constellation, USS Torsk and US Coast Guard Cutter WHEC-37.

January & February Hours

All sites are closed on January 1 (New Year’s Day).

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Ship / Site

Sat & SunMon, Thurs, FriTues & Wed
USS Constellation10:00am–4:00pm10:00am–4:00pmClosed
USS Torsk10:00am–4:00pm10:00am–4:00pmClosed

USCG Cutter 37

10:00am–4:00pmClosed

Closed

Lightship Chesapeake10:00am–4:00pmClosedClosed
Seven Foot Knoll LighthouseClosedClosedClosed

March Hours

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Ship / Site

Sat & SunMon—Fri
USS Constellation10:00am–4:30pm10:00am–4:30pm
USS Torsk10:00am–4:30pm10:00am–4:00pm
USCG Cutter 37ClosedClosed
Lightship ChesapeakeClosedClosed
Seven Foot Knoll LighthouseClosedClosed

April to May 24th Hours

All sites will open at 11:30 on Easter Sunday (April 12).

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Ship / Site

Sat & SunMon—Fri
USS Constellation10:00am–5:00pm10:00am–5:00pm
USS Torsk10:00am–5:00pm10:00am–5:00pm
USCG Cutter 37Closed for COVIDClosed for COVID
Lightship ChesapeakeClosed for COVID

Closed for COVID

Seven Foot Knoll LighthouseClosed for COVIDClosed for COVID

May 25th to Aug 31st Hours

The USS Constellation will close at 5:00 on Independence Day (July 4).

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Ship / Site

Sat & Sun

Mon—Fri

USS Constellation and

10:00am–5:00pm10:00am–5:00pm
USS Torsk10:00am–5:00pm10:00am–5:00pm
USCG Cutter 3710:00am–5:00pm10:00am–5:00pm

September & October

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Ship / Site

Thur - Mon
USS Constellation10:00am–5:00pm
USS Torsk10:00am–5:00pm
USCG Cutter 3710:00am–5:00pm
Lightship ChesapeakeClosed
Seven Foot Knoll LighthouseClosed

November

All sites open at 10:00am daily; last boarding is at 4:00pm. The only exception is Nov 26 (Thanksgiving Day); all sites are closed.

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Ship / Site

Thur - Mon
USS Constellation10:00am–4:00pm
USS Torsk10:00am–4:00pm
USCG Cutter 3710:00am–4:00pm
Lightship ChesapeakeClosed
Seven Foot Knoll LighthouseClosed

December

All sites are closed on Dec 24 (Christmas Eve) and Dec 25 (Christmas Day).

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Ship / Site

Sat & SunMon, Thurs, Fri

Tues & Wed

USS Constellation10:00am–4:00pm10:00am–4:00pmClosed
USS Torsk10:00am–4:00pm10:00am–4:00pmClosed
USCG Cutter 3710:00am–4:00pmClosed

Closed

Lightship Chesapeake10:00am–4:00pmClosedClosed
Seven Foot Knoll LighthouseClosedClosedClosed

Please note: Hours are subject to change without notice, and ships and the lighthouse may not always be open as scheduled due to staffing constraints. To confirm the schedule and last boarding times for specific dates, visitors may contact:

Administration

(410) 539-1797

Mailing Address:

Historic Ships in Baltimore
1417 Thames St.
Baltimore, Maryland 21231