Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Photo
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 tariksalama

May 30, 2021


Great way to spend some time!

Great up to date museum with lots of interactive exhibits, both indoor and outdoor displays as well as land based and marine items to view. It required a good amount of walking but was all very well...

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Rated 5 by fshcrazy

May 26, 2021


We recommend

We enjoyed this museum very much. The working shipyard was pouring specialty molds for pieces of the recreated sailing boat they are working on. Several acres of buildings, a museum store and...

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Rated 1 by lyyoung18471

May 21, 2021



We like history and it was boring and not much to see. I felt good about making a donation to preserve a history but that was it.

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