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410-745-2916 • 213 North Talbot Street • St. Michaels, Maryland, 21663 • Dockmaster: VF Channel 16 or 410-745-4946
Visitors to the Museum encounter Chesapeake Bay history first-hand through real people, real work, and original artifacts, visual arts, and indigenous watercraft.
The Museum is open year-round, with hours varying by season.
May, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Museum Store Hours
May, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's days
Inclement Weather Closings:
CBMM Dog Policy
During CBMM festivals and special events,
Leashed dogs ARE permitted on Museum
Click here to see all upcoming events, festivals, and workshops,
NEW! General admission is now good for two days, excluding festivals.
Contact Visitor Services Manager Megan Fisher at email@example.com
Adult Guided tours for groups of 10 more visitors are available with advance reservations.
CBMM Members receive FREE DAY DOCKING at our Members-only Marina
As a CBMM member you receive free general admission for one year, free or reduced admission to festivals, concerts, and events, docking privileges, and more! Click here to learn more about becoming a member of the Museum.
The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is located in St. Michaels, Maryland on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The Museum is located nine miles from Easton, MD off MD Rt. 33 West. Route 33 becomes the main street of St. Michaels. About half a mile into St. Michaels you will see a Museum Entrance sign on the right. Follow the signs to Museum parking and to the Admissions Building, where you will find friendly, knowledgeable staff to point your way.
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