Museum indoor & outdoor exhibits are open to a limited number of guests who reserve online in advance. The Museum is open Wed–Sun, 10:00 AM–4:00 PM. Reserve tickets for the Museum at // The Sea Center on Stearns Wharf is open Wed–Sun, 10:00 AM–4:00 PM. Tickets are available on-site only.

Farrand Auditorium

Location: Museum

Description: Moderate-sized auditorium for meetings, lectures, and presentations.

Ambiance: Dark gray carpet and wood panelled walls.


  • Theatre Style: 81
  • Additional space available with rental combination

Facilities: Permanent fixed seating.

Audio-Visual Capabilities:

  • Projector
  • Screen
  • Podium
  • Arrangements for audio visual need to be made with event manager

Internet Access: Yes


  • Up to 150 cars on site.

Limitations: No smoking, balloons, confetti, or open flames.

Other Services:

  • Catering counseling
  • On-site coordinator & security

Please contact Caroline Baker Director of Development at