Help out by sponsoring Phyllis A Events

Sponsors receive a variety of advertising options and tickets to events, depending on the sponsorship level chosen.

By sponsoring Phyllis A Events, you are allowing us to keep admission prices low at events and focus on raising restoration and programming funds.

For more information and to signup as a sponsor, please use this button:

 Save the Date!

 Phyllis A. Art Show and Sale

Saturday, October 22, 2016
11Am to 5PM

At the
Gloucester Marine Railways
Rocky Neck

Marine art displayed for sale in the country’s
oldest, continuously,
operating Marine Railway!

To benefit the restoration of Gloucester’s oldest, former, fishing vessel,
Phyllis A.



Restoration Goals

We continue to work towards our goal of $450,000 to complete the restoration of the Phyllis A.

Help hit the goal by donating at the button below, then we can move on to the next phase of the organization!

Exciting things await!

...Gloucester Harbor's oldest former fishing vessel...

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help wanted!!!

We are in need of individuals to help with specific and general tasks. 

The above link will take you to a listing of opportunities. Please fill out all contact information (which only comes to us) and check for jobs you are interested in.

We will also gladly work with corporate groups, scouts, and students with volunteer hour requirements.

Phyllis A wishlist

There are many items that we could use your help finding.

  • Heavy duty shop vac
  • Tarps
  • Office space (so we can bring in volunteers and interns)
  • Painting supplies
  • 6HP wet/dry Shop vac with 1.5"-2" suction hose.
  • and much more.....

If you can help with any of these items, please email Amy or call us at


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Promoting the heritage, culture and folk life of the fisheries of Gloucester, MA, through the display and preservation of the gill-net fishing vessel Phyllis A.

Phyllis A. Marine Association

Maritime Saturdays Return for the SUmmer


Join us on Saturday mornings, this summer at the Gloucester Marine Railways.

Learn about the Phyllis A, the Railways, and Gloucester's fisheries.

Participate in activities, try your hand at working on the vessel restoration, or just join us for mug-up.

Maritime Saturdays


June 4

July 9

August 6

September 3

Phyllis A Online Store Open!

Our online gift "ship" is open and ready for your special purchases.

Find the new hats and t-shirts

Check out the store through the button above,

or through the Gift Ship page on this site!

Get your annual membership today

Memberships help us support the organization's basic operations and free us to focus on grant writing and fundraising efforts for our capital needs, specifically the restoration of the Phyllis A.

Please us the link below to renew, or begin, your membership today! 

Our membership goal for 2016 is 750 members!