American Merchant Marine Museum
Steamboat Road on grounds of U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Kings Point, NY 516-726-6047
On the former estate of William Barstow, the museum portrays merchant marine history with ship models, marine paintings, antique nautical instruments, a maritime hall of fame and a 1945 radio room from a Victory shipHours: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tue.-Fri., closed Sat., Sun., Mon., federal holidays, academic vacations and the month of July. Group tours by appointment.