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 Brian A

November 18, 2023

Brian A

An outstanding day with the Bay

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St Michaels Maryland is NOT TO BE MISSED when visiting Maryland. The museum has preserved the history of Chesapeake Bay through its people, industry, culture and...

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Rated 5 by Charles S

September 27, 2023

Charles S

Impressive Interactive Museum

My wife and I enjoyed visiting the 18 acre interactive museum following our Patriot cruise. The museum was founded in 1965 and offers visitors to see a collection of artifacts, exhibitions and...

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Rated 4 by arubaphil

August 26, 2023


Good Time at the Maritime

While in St. Michaels, my wife and I visited the Maritime Museum. The museum is located on 18 acres of modern buildings, ship building barns, a lighthouse, bell tower, marina and other exhibits...

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