Havre de Grace Decoy Museum

Man carving decoy ducks Photo
Located on the banks of the historic Susquehanna Flats, the Havre de Grace Decoy Museum houses one of the finest collections of working and decorative Chesapeake Bay waterfowl decoys ever assembled. The museum was established in 1986 as a private, non-profit institution existing to preserve the historical and cultural legacy of water fowling and decoy making on the Chesapeake Bay. A recognized Chesapeake Bay Storyteller, trained by the Maryland Office of Tourism.


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215 Giles St
Havre de Grace, MD
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  • ADA Accessible
  • Admission/Tickets Required
  • Educational Resources Available
  • Family-Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Green Property
  • Group Tour Rates Offered
  • Group-Friendly
  • Maximum Group Participants
  • Meeting Facilities
  • On-site Motorcoach Parking
  • Student Group-Friendly
  • Tour Length
    45 min.
  • Weddings
Rated 5 by timrayf

December 06, 2020


Great museum!

Nice museum by the water with a great collection of vintage decoys and hunting memorabilia. Very informative and I learned a lot of new things about duck and waterfowl hunting.

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Rated 5 by angeleyes27

November 05, 2020


Interesting museum

I didn’t know that Havre de Grace was the decoy capital of the USA. This museum is along the waterfront promenade and is only $4 for seniors. It was small but interesting. The top floor showcases...

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Rated 5 by ampsone

November 26, 2019


A bedrock visitor's site in Harve de Grace

Fun place to visit with a history of Maryland duck and goose hunting and the decoy industry here. Also has a "punt gun" used in the late 19th Century for commerical (and illegal!) hunting of ducks...

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