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“And, unlike a lot of museums, this one has cars and planes and even a complete section devoted to energy (steam engines, etc.) that really tell about the history of industrial development in our country.”
“While there are certainly larger antique car museums, Owl's Head is both well presented and quite interesting.”
“... Homer draws on their splendid archive of materials -- drawings, letters, etc. -- relating to this iconic American artist, and includes rarely seen drawings, watercolors and paintings from numerous US museums.”
“One of the oldest collegiateart museums in the country, I especially like their holdings of works on paper, which include one of the very first collections of Old Master drawings.”
“Yes, I have been to Mystic Seaport, the Peabody Essex, the Essex Shipbuilding Museum and a number of European Maritime Museums (I love the history of ships and their commerce, how they built our economy, their rom...”
“Comparable to major museums such as Mystic in content and information, despite its smaller size.”