Pete Lesher will be the Lunch & Learn Speaker in St Michaels on March 5, 2018

Pete Lesher, the chief curator for the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will be the Lunch & Learn speaker for the St. Michaels branch of the Talbot County Free Library on Monday, March 5, 2018 at noon. Lesher will give an illustrated talk on the stunning black-and-white work of Dutch-born photographer Robert de Gast. His photography […]

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8th Annual Elf Classic Yacht Race Comes to the Chesapeake Bay in May

The Elf Classic Yacht Race returns to the Chesapeake Bay on Saturday, May 12, 2018, with the traditional yacht race departing from Annapolis and arriving at the finish line on the Miles River and the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. The May 12 race features a nautical Le Mans start, beginning with […]

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Seeking Justice Chautauqua Summer Series at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

On the evenings of July 9-11, 2018 the annual Chautauqua Summer Series brings three live, waterfront performances to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. This year’s Maryland Humanities’ series theme is Seeking Justice, with all living history performances taking place from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. on CBMM’s Fogg’s Landing and the Miles […]

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Hands-on fun at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Family Day this spring

On Saturday, April 21, 2018 the public is invited to Family Day at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. From 10am–2pm, guests can follow a special Quest Card to explore family-friendly exhibits and enjoy hands-on activities along CBMM’s 18-acre campus. Families can examine the critters living on an oyster reef, learn to […]

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Free, Waterfront fun May 20, 2018 in St. Michaels

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. is thanking the regional community by hosting its free, annual Community Day on Sunday, May 20, 2018, with all festivities taking place along CBMM’s Miles River waterfront. The event includes free admission for everyone, plus live music, regional foods and drinks, family activities, free boat rides, […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Offers Highlights Tours on Weekends this February

Each weekend this February, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., is offering guided highlight tours of its exhibitions, with the tours offered free for CBMM members or with general admission. CBMM is also offering free weekday admission—including President’s Day—throughout the month of February. Guided by an interpreter and offered at 1pm every […]

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Kent’s Carvers and Clubs opens at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum April 14, 2018

(Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum) Kent’s Carvers and Clubs: Guides, Gunners and Co-Ops is a new waterfowling exhibition opening Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. The exhibition shares the stories of Maryland’s Kent County carvers and hunting clubs through a collection of decoys, oral histories, historic photographs, and […]

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Photo: Reverend Kevin M. Cross of The Church of the Holy Trinity in Oxford, Md

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Kick Off 2018 Boating Season with Blessing of the Fleet on April 12, 2018

Celebrate the beginning of boating season by joining the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. for the annual Blessing of the Fleet ceremony. The Thursday, April 12, 2018 ceremony begins at 5:00 p.m. near the shipyard, and invites the public to honor the working vessels and pleasure craft of the Chesapeake Bay, including […]

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