Christmas at Sea Open House and model train village

Pictured is a USCG vessel from the USCG Station Oswego delivering Santa to the West Pier at a previous event.

OSWEGO - The H. Lee White Maritime Museum at Oswego will host the annual Christmas at Sea Open House from 1-4:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8. Come and celebrate the holiday season in Oswego’s Historic Maritime District, located on the West First Street Pier.

In addition homemade cookies and punch, visitors are encouraged to view new museum exhibits, maritime themed holiday trees and he model train village exhibition courtesy of Fred Reagan of the Oswego Valley Railroad Association. Santa Claus will arrive at 2 p.m. via US Coast Guard boat and be available till 3:30 p.m. to hear children’s Christmas wishes. There is plenty to do while waiting for a turn with Santa like making a keepsake from tje craft table, hear a festive story and watch the train run through the waterfront village.

This event is free and open to the public. The museum and Treasure Chest Gift Shop are open daily, 1-5 p.m. For more information call (315) 342-0480, visit or

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