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Watch Elf Classic Yacht Race aboard Winnie Estelle at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Watch Elf Classic Yacht Race aboard Winnie Estelle at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. July 19, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. is offering a special cruise aboard the 1920 buyboat Winnie Estelle to watch the 8th annual Elf Classic Yacht Race, taking place on the Miles River in St. Michaels, Md. on Saturday, September 29, 2018. The annual race is sponsored by the Classic Yacht Restoration Guild […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hires four summer interns

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hires four summer interns

. July 18, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. recently welcomed William Delano of Washington D.C., Laiken Harrigan of Townsend, Del., Katy Trice of Easton Md., and Nathan Samoriski of Victor, N.Y. as its 2018 summer interns. Delano is working in the Shipyard, Harrigan in Communications and Special Events, Trice in Education, and Samoriski in […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts announces  The Race to Promontory: The Transcontinental Railroad and the American West

Utah Museum of Fine Arts announces The Race to Promontory: The Transcontinental Railroad and the American West

. July 17, 2018

Union Pacific, in partnership with Joslyn Art Museum and the Union Pacific Museum in Council Bluffs, Iowa, announces a new travelling exhibition in recognition of the 150th anniversary of the completion of the transcontinental railroad. The Race to Promontory: The Transcontinental Railroad and the American West celebrates the “Meeting of the Rails” at Promontory Summit, […]

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Orbis MD-10 Flying Eye Hospital at Museum of Flight for Tours

Orbis MD-10 Flying Eye Hospital at Museum of Flight for Tours

. July 17, 2018

SEATTLE – A former FedEx MD-10 cargo plane converted into the world’s only flying eye care teaching hospital will make its first visit to Seattle and be stationed at the Museum for tours on July 28-29 and Aug. 4-5. The Flying Eye Hospital is operated by Orbis, an international non-profit organization that flies the plane […]

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Erick Antonio Benitez Wins 2018 Sondheim Artscape Prize

Erick Antonio Benitez Wins 2018 Sondheim Artscape Prize

. July 15, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art and the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA) are proud to announce that Erick Antonio Benitez is the winner of the 2018 Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize. The coveted $25,000 prize was presented at this evening’s awards ceremony at The Baltimore Museum of Art. […]

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