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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to Exhibit The Columbus Crossing Borders Project

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to Exhibit The Columbus Crossing Borders Project

. June 22, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will exhibit The Columbus Crossing Borders Project, sponsored by Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio, from June 26-August 19. “This exhibit comes to the museum as the nation grapples with the recent investigative reporting exposing the separation of families at our borders,” says Dion Brown, President of the […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival XXXV

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival XXXV

. June 21, 2018

On Saturday, October 6, and Sunday, October 7, 2018, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will host one of the nation’s largest gatherings of small boat enthusiasts and unique watercraft at Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival XXXV. During the festival, CBMM guests can marvel at the craftsmanship and innovation used in traditional and contemporary small craft while […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces New Operating Hours

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces New Operating Hours

. June 20, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH. – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced new operational hours starting July 1, 2018. The new hours of operation are Sunday – Monday: Noon – 5:00 p.m. and Tuesday – Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The museum will be closed on Mondays, October – February. “I can’t think of a better […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum partners with St. Michaels Art League to paint Edna Lockwood

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum partners with St. Michaels Art League to paint Edna Lockwood

. June 19, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has partnered with the St. Michaels Art League to sponsor a contest that will name the official painting of the 1889 bugeye Edna E. Lockwood, currently under restoration through her October 27, 2018 re-launch at CBMM’s OysterFest. The project began in early spring, with eight artists creating paintings of Edna […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum acknowledges volunteers for generous service

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum acknowledges volunteers for generous service

. June 15, 2018

On June 14, 2018, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum recognized a dedicated team of nearly 250 volunteers for their combined 26,735 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, exhibitions, museum store, and […]

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