Figureheads at Mystic Seaport

Figureheads depicting gods, sea creatures and loved ones have long adorned the bows of ships sailing upon the ocean. The beauty of their wood carvings, the intricacies of the detail and the faith placed in each talisman speak to a world nearly vanished today.

Nearly. There is one place to examine some of the most unique and beautiful figureheads ever created. Mystic Seaport.