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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum – CBMM acknowledges volunteers for generous service

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum – CBMM acknowledges volunteers for generous service

. June 23, 2017

On June 15, 2017, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum recognized a dedicated team of more than 385 volunteers aboard the Patriot for their combined 27,552.5 hours of service towards the museum over the past year. Several volunteers were recognized by CBMM for their work in boat restoration and maintenance, boat donations, buildings and grounds, education, […]

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New Documentary of Aviation Pioneer Makes Seattle Premiere at the Museum of Flight

New Documentary of Aviation Pioneer Makes Seattle Premiere at the Museum of Flight

. June 21, 2017

Chinese immigrant was a flying sensation in the U.S. during the 1930s SEATTLE – On July 8, The Museum hosts Seattle’s premiere of a new documentary about one of the most sensational women pilots of the 1930s. “Aviatrix: The Katherine Sui Fun Cheung Story” tells the story of the young Chinese immigrant who defied racial […]

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Pride of Baltimore II at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md.

Pride of Baltimore II at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md.

. June 19, 2017

The tall ship Pride of Baltimore II will arrive at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. on Friday, August 11, and will remain dockside along CBMM’s campus through August 13, 2017. The replica schooner will be available for deck tours from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily. Tours are free with general […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum – CBMM participates in Maryland Lighthouse Challenge this September

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum – CBMM participates in Maryland Lighthouse Challenge this September

. June 19, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is participating in the Maryland Lighthouse Challenge, which takes place September 16-17, 2017, with an early bird date of Friday, September 15 on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse now at CBMM is one of 10 Chesapeake lighthouses featured in this year’s tour. CBMM celebrated the 50th anniversary […]

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UMFA Events July 2017

UMFA Events July 2017

. June 17, 2017

While UMFA galleries remain closed for remodeling, the Museum is hosting films and artist talks in our Katherine W. and Ezekiel R. Dumke Jr. Auditorium and Third Saturdays for Families in our education classroom. The Museum Café and Museum Store are open for business Monday through Friday. UMFA galleries will reopen the weekend of August […]

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