Boat Charters

Book a private charter for your friends and family!

Have Merrymeeting all to yourself! For the 2020 season we are excited to offer Friends & Family Charters, a private, narrated, one-hour Kennebec River cruise for groups of up to 20 at a discounted rate of $450. For details, contact Guest Services Manager Betsy Bewsey at or (207)443-1316 x322.

For the 2020 season the M/V Merrymeeting is running a reduced capacity of 20 passengers and features an airy main deck, as well as open air upper deck and bow seating. Merrymeeting is equipped with two heads (restrooms) and a bar service area. Planning a birthday party, anniversary, or wedding celebration? The staff at Maine Maritime Museum would be delighted to help you plan your special event aboard Merrymeeting.

The special 2020 charter rates are:

• Charter Merrymeeting for a private Friends & Family one-hour cruise for just $450.
• Two-hour charters $1,000
• Over two hours $1,000 + $450 for each additional hour.

For more information, contact Guest Services Manager, Betsy Bewsey at 207-443-1316 x322 or