Free Public Event: Meet the R/V Neil Armstrong

The Nation's Newest Research Vessel


Saturday, June 25th, 2016

11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.*
WHOI Iselin Dock
86 Water Street, Woods Hole, MA


  • The R/V Neil Armstrong
  • Ocean exploration tools and gear
  • Other equipment used on the ship


  • Interactive science displays
  • Splash Lab activities
  • Crafts for kids


  • Scientists
  • Engineers
  • Crew from the R/V Neil Armstrong

Limited ship tours available

Reserve a space

Please note:
* Last ship tour leaves the gate at 3:00. Tours require the ability to climb several flights of stairs. Please wear sensible shoes; no backpacks, no strollers.

* Parking is limited, so visitors are encouraged to ride the WHOOSH trolley or use the bike path to Woods Hole.

More information

Call the Information Office at (508) 289-2252 or