Member Events

Members of Independence Seaport Museum receive express entry to the Museum and access to a variety of exclusive opportunities including special exhibition previews, family friendly events, member sails and enrichment programs, which provide both social and educational opportunities. Please check back frequently for updates.


Step back in time on Sunday, April 23, from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., aboard the

A.J. Meerwald, New Jersey's official Tall Ship, restored 1928 oyster dredging schooner from Bivalve, New Jersey. After departing from the Museum's dock, it's all hands to the halyards to help raise the 3,500 square feet of canvas sail. On this two and a half hour cruise you'll enjoy the natural beauty of the Delaware River and educational programming with a water focus. All passengers are welcome to bring food and non-alcoholic beverages on board for your enjoyment during the sail. Seating is very limited, so purchase your ticket today!  
Tickets: $20 Members (18+ older) 
$15 Member Youth (4-17) 
$25 Non-Member Adults (18+ older) 
$20 Non-Member Youth (4-17) 

For more information, please contact Meggan Kucinskas, Assistant Director of Membership and Public Engagement, at 215-413-8626 or