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Boat Model Kits Made in Maine. The oldest models l ship business in the US. The business was founded in 1905. We manufacture over 80 kits. Beginner to expert levels of models kits are available. All casting and fittings are made in our foundry. Many...more
Wow! Visited today as this has been a long time wish for my husband to stop by. Missed them a few years back but made sure we stopped as soon as we pulled into town. Husband was like a kid in a candy store. Great...More
Date of experience: August 2018
Trisha D, Owner at BlueJacket Shipcrafters, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018
Hi it was great to meet you last week. Happy hubbys make happy wives. Glad his wish came true. He certainly deserved it !
Bluejacket shipcrafters is the country’s oldest model kit business. The foundry room cast thousands of fittings for model boats.
Professionals modelers on staff along with friendly customer service.
100 ship models on display in Gallery.
Open year round.
Wonderful place to visit. Ship models done in great detail by true craftsmen. They have a great range of products that will interest people of all levels of knowledge about the model ships they manufacture.
your are into model ships. top of the line model kits made on-site. Pricey, but there are some smaller models available for a reasonable price. Lots of nice models on display. A great stop if you are interested in genuine models.
Blue Jacket Shipcrafters are among the elite. Even if you don't (now) put together model ships, a short stop here will "tie together" your visits to the Penobscot Marine Museum and Fort Knox / Penobscot Observatory. These people were our reason for being in Searsport,...More
Definitely worth a stop...you may take up a new hobby, building model ships, as a result of your visit. Housed in an interesting building, this shop, which can also be accessed on-line, has a museum of model ships of all types, sailing ships, tankers, everything...and,...More