On your next trip to Mystic, Connecticut make sure to consider employing our Mystic car hire services as your main means of transportation through the village. The historical village is a leading seaport and a major tourist destination.
Considering the fact that the village has only four thousand residents it is not served by a major airport, however you can easily reach it by road, rail or boat of course. Regardless of how you choose to get there, once in the village however you can employ our Mystic car rental services so that you have a car at your disposal during your stay.
Despite the village’s small dimensions it does pack quite a few interesting tourist attractions within its borders, starting with its maritime museum, which is actually the largest such institution in the country, and continuing with a number of well preserved sailing ships.
The Museum of America and the Sea is a living history museum occupying seventeen acres and has been used in the filming of many movies. It is in fact the seaport itself and it is home to four Historic Landmark vessels including the 1841 whaling-ship Charles W. Morgan. The seaport includes many more historic exhibits as well as an important research library, a gallery of maritime art, a shit restoration shipyard as well as a recreation of a 19th century seafaring village.
The Mystic Aquarium & Institute for Exploration is another of the main tourist attractions of the village being well-known for its research department focused on marine life rehabilitation and its beluga whales.
Another of the historic ships docked here for visit is the Steamboat Sabino which is the oldest, wooden coal-fired steamboat that still works and is actually in use.
When it comes to activities, there are the obvious boat rides and cruises, as well as other possible pass times such as the Olde Mystick Village Art Cinemas, this is where you can see art films that you are considerably less likely to see anywhere else so definitely an interesting activity for a film enthusiast.
These are only a few of the things that make Mystic a great place to visit so make sure to consider employing our Mystic car hire services while on your trip there in order to see as much of it as possible.