Expedition Whydah Pirate Museum
Plan to visit Provincetown’s Expedition Whydah Pirate Museum!
In 1984, famous explorer Barry Clifford and his team discovered the legendary wreck of the Whydah Galley, which sank in a northeaster off nearby Wellfleet in 1717. The Whydah Pirate Museum is our base of operations.
Here you will learn the fate of Sam Bellamy and his pirate crew, have a glimpse into the little-known golden age of piracy, view authentic weaponry, tools, canons, coins and other artifacts, all excavated from the wreck.
Museum Admission: $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and kids. Kids 5 and under, free. Group rates available.
Our Cafe features Speedwell coffee, fresh pastries, Cape Cod Pops Local Scoop ice cream; chips, snacks, cold drinks. Open 11:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. (Subject to change).
The Ship’s Store is well-stocked with unique nautical themed gifts, works by local artists, Pot-lucky-cat gear, collectibles, games, toys for kids and books that appeal to all age groups.