St. Michaels

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

213 N. Talbot St, St. Michaels, MD 21663 Get Directions 
Phone: 410-745-2916


Eastern Shore
Explore the 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse, working boat yard, meet traditional craftsmen, enjoy hands-on activities and discover exhibitions detailing the Bay's role throughout history. On Maryland's Frederick Douglass Driving Tour
May-Oct: 9am-5pm; Nov-Apr: 10am–4pm; closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.



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April 4, 2019
the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is located in Saint Michaels town which is a small, beautiful, waterfront town located on Maryland's Eastern Shore, approx 1.5 hrs. from Washington DC. We enjoy...
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April 3, 2019
This is a great place to explore and learn including a wonderful water fowl museum. They have a wonderful gift shop as well.
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April 2, 2019
Pat and Jim H
We spent about 3 to 4 hours strolling between the various buildings and exhibits in this museum. There is an excellent exhibit about oysters and how they are cultivated and distributed. The...