Public Cruises & Charters

Connecticut River Museum offers several options to take a cruise and explore the Connecticut River. Choose the adventure that’s right for you! Become a Member here and receive 10% off any regularly scheduled Daytime or Sunset Cruise. (Does not include special cruises or events)

Onrust

Take an afternoon or evening cruise on the Onrust!  Plan extra time before or after your on-water expedition to tour the galleries or visit the Museum Shop. Admission to the Museum is included with your cruise ticket! Onrust is available for private charters. Please call Cathy Malin, Director of Visitor Experience, 860.767.8269, extension 118, for charter information.

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Paddle Program

Connecticut River Museum’s Paddle Explorations Program is open for guided tours through mid-October. All you have to do is call to reserve your tour! Rent a canoe, kayak, or paddleboard and get out on the River! Paddlers are provided with a boat, paddles, and Personal Flotation Device. This program is by reservation only.

RiverQuest

Travel aboard the RiverQuest, a 64’ eco-tour boat, on the scenic lower Connecticut River, an area labeled by The Nature Conservancy as “One of the Last Great Places in the Northern Hemisphere”.

Guests experience the River’s ecology, rich history, and wildlife; including osprey, eagles and more.  Enjoy each season’s beauty as we cruise Spring through Fall.

Please call Cathy Malin, Director of Visitor Experience, 860.767.8269, extension 118, for charter information.

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