Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

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Explore the 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse, working shipyard, meet traditional craftsmen, enjoy hands-on activities and discover exhibitions detailing the Bay's role throughout history. On Maryland's Frederick Douglass Driving Tour. A recognized Chesapeake Bay Storyteller, trained by the Maryland Office of Tourism.


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213 N. Talbot St
St. Michaels, 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
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Pet-Friendly
  • Student Group-Friendly
  • Tour Length
  • Weddings
Rated 5 by marthakminor

October 09, 2021


Family trip

Really should visit if you are in St. Michaels. All of the exhibits were very interesting. Traveled with family

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Rated 5 by Douglas K

October 05, 2021

Douglas K

A Gem of a Museum

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is a wonderful combination of inside and outside experiences. There is so much to see and your ticket allows for you to return the next day. The Museum has...

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Rated 4 by Carole M

October 02, 2021

Carole M


Great exploring the different exhibits, especially the lighthouse. Loved learning about the various types of working boats for claming and oysters.

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