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CBMM offering 2 day admission program

CBMM offering 2 day admission program

| April 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) has announced its general admission has been extended to cover a two-day visit to the museum’s waterfront campus and exhibits. The museum features twelve exhibit buildings situated over 18-acres of Miles River waterfront in St. Michaels, MD. The new admission structure went into effect March 1, and is priced […]

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1920 buyboat Winnie Estelle joins floating fleet at CBMM

1920 buyboat Winnie Estelle joins floating fleet at CBMM

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

On April 1, 2014, the historic 1920 Chesapeake Bay buyboat Winnie Estelle arrived at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD, where she will remain as the new workhorse of CBMM’s floating fleet for scenic Miles River cruises and a wide variety of on-the-water educational programs. The Winnie Estelle joins CBMM’s floating […]

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27th antique & classic boat festival at CBMM (June 13-15, 2014)

27th antique & classic boat festival at CBMM (June 13-15, 2014)

| April 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

Wooden classics, vintage race boats, and other antique and Chesapeake Bay-related boats are coming to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) this June 13-15 for the 27th annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival in St. Michaels, MD. Hosted by the Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the Antique & Classic Boat Society (ACBS), this Father’s Day weekend […]

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Schooner Sultana to visit CBMM in May

Schooner Sultana to visit CBMM in May

| March 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

On the afternoon of Sunday, May 4 and through the early morning of Saturday, May 10, the schooner Sultana is scheduled to visit the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD. The replica schooner will be docked harbor side at CBMM and sailing on the Chesapeake with students throughout the week. The Sultana will be open for […]

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Boater Safety Classes Begin April 16th

Boater Safety Classes Begin April 16th

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels is offering five boater safety courses, beginning in April and continuing through August. The courses will be held from 6 to 10 pm each day on CBMM’s campus and runs April 16-17, May 14-15, June 18-19, July 16-17, and August 13-14. The cost is $25 per […]

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CBMM’s Open Boatshop Program Begins March 7th

CBMM’s Open Boatshop Program Begins March 7th

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is offering its Friday Open Boatshop woodworking program beginning March 7 and continuing April 18, May 9, and June 9. Participants can attend one session or all four, with class size limited and pre-registration needed. The program invites members of the public to CBMM’s boatshop […]

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CBMM Docent Training To Begin February 11th

CBMM Docent Training To Begin February 11th

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is offering training for new and existing docent volunteers at the museum beginning with an orientation session on February 11 and continuing Tuesdays and Thursdays through March 6. The training is free and open to the public, with advanced registration needed. This once-a-year training prepares […]

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CBMM Offers Free Fridays In February

CBMM Offers Free Fridays In February

| December 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) is offering free admission on Fridays during the month of February. Admission includes access to the 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse and numerous exhibits and historic buildings along CBMM’s 18-acre, Miles River waterfront campus in St. Michaels. “Winter is actually a great time to visit the museum,” said CBMM’s Vice […]

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Learn Boatbuilding In St. Michaels This Winter

Learn Boatbuilding In St. Michaels This Winter

| December 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels has announced the winter/spring schedule for its Apprentice for a Day (AFAD) public boatbuilding program, with gift certificates available. “The museum’s Apprentice for a Day program is one of a kind,” said CBMM’s Curator Pete Lesher. “What sets it apart is that it allows participants to […]

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CBMM To Host Special Member Night In December

CBMM To Host Special Member Night In December

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s (CBMM) store will be hosting a special reception on Tuesday, December 3 from 5-7pm, where CBMM members will receive a 25% discount off regular priced items in the store and free gift wrapping services. During the event, CBMM volunteer and Woodsaic® artist Mary Sue Traynelis will be offering a holiday […]

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Make A ‘Ditty Bag’ At CBMM

Make A ‘Ditty Bag’ At CBMM

| November 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD invites members of the public to create their own “Sailor’s Ditty Bag” from 9am to 4pm on Saturday, November 16 with CBMM’s Assistant Curator of Watercraft Richard Scofield. Space is limited, with pre-registration needed. In making the bags, participants will incorporate all the primary skills […]

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31st Annual Small Craft Festival Winners Announced

31st Annual Small Craft Festival Winners Announced

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Winners of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s (CBMM) 31st annual Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival were recently announced for the judged categories and races. The event was held October 4-6 in St. Michaels, MD, with more than 300 participants hailing from throughout the United States and Canada, and more than 1,300 in attendance of the weekend […]

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Sweet Leda, Red Sammy, And Fordham’s Rosie Parks  At CBMM Oyster Fest

Sweet Leda, Red Sammy, And Fordham’s Rosie Parks At CBMM Oyster Fest

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake’s favorite bivalve may be the star of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s (CBMM) November 2 OysterFest, but the music line-up and the return of Fordham Brewing Company’s Rosie Parks Oyster Stout will provide some of this year’s highlights. Slated to bring a rich blend of new school funk, soul, and pop is the […]

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Six Restaurants To Participate In CBMM Oyster Stew Competition

Six Restaurants To Participate In CBMM Oyster Stew Competition

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Six restaurants will compete for best oyster stew bragging rights when festival-goers sip, sample, and cast their votes at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s (CBMM) November 2 OysterFest. This year’s participants include St. Michaels’ Sherwood’s Landing at the Inn at Perry Cabin, Bistro St. Michaels, Theo’s Steaks & Sides, Ava’s Pizzeria & Wine Bar, and […]

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Retriever Demos At CBMM OysterFest On November 2nd

Retriever Demos At CBMM OysterFest On November 2nd

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, November 2, Chesapeake Bay Retrievers will be coming to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s (CBMM) OysterFest in St. Michaels, MD to offer retriever demonstrations and an opportunity to meet some of the Chesapeake Bay’s most iconic breed. Hosted by Chesapeake Bay Retriever Relief and Rescue (CBRRR), the “marker” demonstrations take place on CBMM’s […]

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CBMM To Offer Hunter Safety Courses

CBMM To Offer Hunter Safety Courses

| October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is offering a Hunter Safety Course on Wednesday, November 20 through Saturday, November 23 with Maryland DNR-certified hunter safety instructor Ed Henry. Successful completion of the course earns participants a Maryland Certificate of Competency in Firearms and Hunter Safety. Space is limited, with pre-registration needed. […]

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CBMM Earns TripAdvisor Certificate Of Excellence

CBMM Earns TripAdvisor Certificate Of Excellence

| October 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD today announced it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Only the top-performing 10 percent of businesses listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award. […]

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Women’s’ Woodworking At CBMM

Women’s’ Woodworking At CBMM

| October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is offering a women-only basic woodworking class in its boatshop on Sunday, October 20 and 27th from 9am to 4pm. Led by women shipwrights, the workshop will teach women the foundational skills and techniques of carpentry, as well as offer an introduction to a variety […]

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Skipjack Rides October 5th

Skipjack Rides October 5th

| October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The skipjack H.M. Krentz will be offering sailing cruises at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD on Saturday, October 5 during the 31st annual Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival. The Miles River cruises will depart from CBMM’s waterfront campus at 12:45pm, 1:45pm, and 2:45pm, with limited boarding available. Tickets will be available […]

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CBMM Offers Coast Guard Programs This October

CBMM Offers Coast Guard Programs This October

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Boaters have an opportunity to build their skills with a special program offered by the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD this October. Led by USCG-certified instructors, CBMM’s “Coast Guard Boating Safety & Skills Program” takes place on Wednesday evenings from 6-10pm, October 9 through October 23, with pre-registration required. On October 9, […]

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Have You Ever Slept In A Lighthouse?

Have You Ever Slept In A Lighthouse?

| September 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD is now accepting reservations for its fall Lighthouse Overnight Adventures program. Under the guidance of a museum educator, youth groups participating in the program experience the rustic life of a lighthouse keeper while spending the night in the historic 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse, located on […]

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Schooner <i>Mystic Whaler</i> Offers Tours At CBMM On 26th

Schooner Mystic Whaler Offers Tours At CBMM On 26th

| September 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

From 10am to 3pm on Thursday, September 26, the schooner Mystic Whaler will be offering dockside tours at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD. The tours are free for CBMM members or with general museum admission. Built in 1967, and rebuilt in 1993, the Mystic Whaler is modeled after the coastal […]

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