12 Fulton St.
New York, NY 10038
This museum documents the history of New York as a port city. Its Melville Gallery dates to the 19th century and has hardwood plank floors and 13-foot beamed ceilings, and holds 80 for receptions. In 2010, the venue opened its Schermerhorn Galleries on the fifth floor. The museum also maintains the ship Peking at Pier 16, which holds 180 for receptions.