Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art

909 S Schumaker Dr, Salisbury, MD 21804 Get Directions 
Phone: 410-742-4988


Eastern Shore
Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art exterior view
Photo Credit: Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art
A collection of wildfowl art, from antique working decoys to contemporary carving, sculpture and painting. The museum boasts the world’s largest decoy collection.
Mon-Sat, 10am-5pm; Sun, 12N-5pm; closed Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
Tour Length: 1.5-2 hrs.
ADA Accessible
Educational Resources Available
Green Property
Group Tour Rates Offered
Guided Tours/Guide Available
Meeting Facilities
Member of Maryland Motorcoach Association
On-site Motorcoach Parking
Student Group-Friendly



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August 12, 2019
Salisbury University had a weekend Andy Warhol exhibit. Or so they claimed. It was actually about 20 photos from the '80s. That was it, nothing else. Took less than 10 minutes to see...
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July 27, 2019
A beautiful, modern museum that shows the history of decoy creation as well as the craft and art of modern wild fowl carving. We were fortunate to have Ann, the head docent, take us around. We were...
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May 23, 2019
We had a wonderful docent and learned about the two Ward brothers that started carving decoys in the early 1900s. Their artistic skills developed into decoys that are primarily now displayed as art...