Maritime Museum Closed

The H. Lee White Maritime Museum at Oswego is closed to the public and all scheduled programming is now canceled until further notice, effective March 17, 2020.  The health and safety of our visitors, staff, volunteers, and the greater Oswego maritime community is our top priority. 


The Maritime Museum will provide regular updates on social media, as well as this website.  Staff members will be available remotely to assist with research requests, future tour scheduling, donation/membership inquiries, and boat sales by calling 315-342-0480.  

2020 Event Updates

2020 Events canceled in wake of COVID-19, Paddlefest 2020, Boat Tours still a go.

The H. Lee White Maritime Museum at Oswego has unfortunately canceled all public events on our campus, but hopes to offer more outdoor recreational options....


Lighthouse Boat Tours 2020

All the latest information on Lighthouse Boat Tours for the 2020 Season.

The H. Lee White Maritime Museum at Oswego offers boat tours to the Oswego West Pierhead Lighthouse every Friday & Saturday...


New Virtual Exhibit Experience Launched

Select exhibits, as well as the entire Path Through Maritime History series, has been made available for download!

The H. Lee White Maritime Museum at Oswego is excited to bring to you our Virtual Exhibit Experience that includes information and images from some of our favorite exhibits around the Museum - including the NYS Fair series. ...