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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

213 N Talbot St, Navy Point, St. Michaels, MD 21663-2103
+1 410-745-2916
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Excellent museum visit

Don't miss this museum. A unique and well laid out experience. We ended up spending 3 hours on a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
fallonhouse3
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Los Angeles, California
Main reason to visit St. Michaels

I've always been fascinated my the sea, boats, etc. This is one of the must see spots on the... read more

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sherkugawa
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Manassas, Virginia
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Experience how people live, work and play on the Chesapeake Bay - cruise on the Miles River,get your hands wet exploring a waterman's shanty, let our boat builders show you their magic, or climb to the top of an 1879 lighthouse. Come do the Bay, your way.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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213 N Talbot St, Navy Point, St. Michaels, MD 21663-2103
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Reviewed yesterday

Don't miss this museum. A unique and well laid out experience. We ended up spending 3 hours on a rainy day.

Thank fallonhouse3
Reviewed yesterday

I've always been fascinated my the sea, boats, etc. This is one of the must see spots on the Eastern Shore of MD. The history of the area and the variety of craft used over the centuries is fascinating.

Thank sherkugawa
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are into boats and some history of the bay...this is for you! The docents, volunteers, and boat builders were pleasant and extremely knowledgeable. We were told to save our receipt, and with that could re-enter the next day free of charge. One day...More

Thank go2ci
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a must see. Lovely grounds right at the water. Self paced tour with easy to follow trail and good information. SAVE THE BAY!

Thank amysales1234
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a large area that you may need two days to explore. Lots of area & buildings to visit. Anything you ever wanted to know about the Chesapeake Bay area. PLENTY of free parking. The area is located on the Miles River. Lots of...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are members and love taking our yacht to the marina. Excellent staff and clean facilities right in the heart of St Michaels

1  Thank Bill H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very impressive, extensive museum of maritime history. Well maintained, large property. Leasurely 1-2 hours to see it all.

Thank MakielJM
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want the feel of what it is to be a maritime nations with a history of crossing the bounding seas and exploring the oceans and waterways of the world as an American Sailor, this is the museum for you. From static displays to...More

Thank SOCALGourmet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to check out the museum once we found out the price and the fact that it is a dog friendly museum. Most of it is outdoors and it is all self-guided. Your entry is good for two days, and you can come and go...More

Thank Mallory H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to this museum. There is a great mixture between indoor and outdoor activities. The variety of watercraft that was used on the Bay and is on display at the museum helps build an understanding of the history of the area....More

Thank Rich P
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charlie s
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Response from MaineLovingGirl |
Thank you for reaching out to us on TripAdvisor. General Museum admission is good for two days and is $15 for adults, $12 for seniors (62+) and students with ID, and $6 for children 6-17. Museum members and children under... More
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