Press & Media

South Street Seaport Museum allows you to step back in time and experience a unique 19th century setting.

Photography and Filming
Photography and filming is allowed in our spaces strictly for personal non-commercial use. Flash photography is prohibited in all spaces. The use of tripods and professional equipment requires prior arrangements to be made. A written request is required and 2-4 weeks advance notice must be given for all professional shoots. For more information please contact our Events Manager.

Rights & Reproductions Policy
South Street Seaport Museum counts with primary and secondary sources related to the history of the Seaport District and general maritime history. In addition to the unique materials including photography, scrapbooks, manuscripts and ship plans, the archives hold an extensive collection of books and other print resources related to maritime subjects.

To request use of our collection for research or commercial purposes, please contact our Collections Department.

For general press or filming inquiries, logos, or images please e-mail