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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to build Maryland Dove

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to build Maryland Dove

. January 11, 2019

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has officially been selected to build a new Maryland Dove, a representation of the late 17th-century trading ship that accompanied the first European settlers to what is now Maryland. Maryland Dove is owned by the state of Maryland and operated and maintained by the Historic St. Mary’s City Commission. “HSMC […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Winter Speaker Series to explore region’s early colonial story

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Winter Speaker Series to explore region’s early colonial story

. January 3, 2019

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., will begin its Winter Speaker Series on Thursday, Feb. 7, and continue on select dates through Thursday, March 7. All sessions take place in CBMM’s Van Lennep Auditorium, and advance registration is encouraged. This year’s Winter Speaker Series will explore the Chesapeake’s early colonial story. The […]

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Historic Medici and Lorraine Gem Collection on view for the first time thanks to Friends of Florence

Historic Medici and Lorraine Gem Collection on view for the first time thanks to Friends of Florence

. January 3, 2019

Florence, Italy – The newly refurbished section displaying the extraordinary collection of antique gems collected by the Medici and Lorraine families opened at the National Archeological Museum in Florence this month, enabling the display of a selection of objects for the first time. The last ruling dynasties of the Duchy of Florence, the Medici and […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum offers reduced winter admission

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum offers reduced winter admission

. December 20, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. is offering a reduced daily admission fee of $5 per guest from Jan. 2, 2019 through March 31, 2019. CBMM members enjoy free general admission all year long, as well as Museum Store discounts, reduced festival admission and program fees, and more. The new one-day admission […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host Volunteer Friendraiser

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host Volunteer Friendraiser

. December 19, 2018

In an effort to grow public programs and improve guest experiences, CBMM is looking for new volunteers interested in sharing the Bay’s history, culture, and environment with guests. No experience is necessary, but an enthusiasm for the Chesapeake, a willingness to learn, and the gift of gab are essential. Those interested in learning more about […]

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