Mystic Seaport Hosts ICMM

Mystic Seaport recently hosted an executive council meeting of the International Congress of Maritime Museums.

Mystic Seaport recently hosted an executive council meeting of the International Congress of Maritime Museums, an international network of maritime museums, associations, and individuals devoted to maritime preservation.

Steve White, president of Mystic Seaport, is president of the ICMM. The group held meetings and toured the museum.

Pictured, from left: Sally Archer, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, UK; Cristian del Real, Chilean National Maritime Museum, Valparaiso, Chile; Alan Edenborough, Sydney Heritage Fleet, Australia; Richard Wesley, Hong Kong Maritime Museum, Hong Kong; Kristen Greenaway, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, USA; Steve White, Mystic Seaport, USA; Frits Loomeijer, Maritime Museum Rotterdam, the Netherlands; Marika Hedin, Uppsala University, Sweden; David Wright, National Museum of the Royal New Zealand Navy, NZ; Hanna Hagmark-Cooper, Åland Maritime Museum Trust, Åland Islands; Matthew Tanner, SS Great Britain Trust, UK; Ursula Warnke, National Maritime Museum of Germany, Bremerhaven, Germany; and Zefeng You, Ninghai Maritime Museum, Shanghai, PR China.