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Museum of Flight Reception and Lecture with Neil Armstrong Biographer James Hansen

Museum of Flight Reception and Lecture with Neil Armstrong Biographer James Hansen

. November 3, 2018

SEATTLE – James Hansen, author of the bestselling First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong, will be at the Museum for a public reception, lecture and book signing on Nov. 29 at 5:30 p.m. Hansen was also a coproducer and primary consultant on the First Man feature film. “Neil thought that as long as […]

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Bugeye Edna Lockwood relaunched at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Bugeye Edna Lockwood relaunched at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. November 1, 2018

Following a historic two-year restoration project, 1889 bugeye Edna Lockwood was relaunched into the Miles River during the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s annual OysterFest on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018. Edna, queen of CBMM’s floating fleet, has spent the past several years having her nine-log hull completely replaced by CBMM shipwrights and apprentices. All work was […]

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Secretary of Commerce visits the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md.

Secretary of Commerce visits the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md.

. November 1, 2018

On Thurs., Oct. 25, 2018, Maryland Secretary of Commerce Michael Gill, along with other State representatives, visited the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. Along with Gill and CBMM representatives, the meeting was attended by Maryland Department of Commerce Managing Director and Special Advisor Brady Walker; Maryland Department of Commerce Agribusiness and Energy […]

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Museum of Flight announce A Weekend of Military Events for Veterans Day

Museum of Flight announce A Weekend of Military Events for Veterans Day

. October 31, 2018

SEATTLE – Sunday, Nov. 11, is the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1, and the Museum celebrates the day with patriotic music, ceremony, a special WWI lecture and free admission for U.S. veterans and active U.S. military. The Museum will join thousands of other institutions across North America and Europe commemorating the […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Shipyard Programs announced

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Shipyard Programs announced

. October 25, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. recently announced its Apprentice for a Day Shipyard Programs, taking place now through April 2019. Programs take place on weekends and select weekdays, and include a variety of programs for every interest and age. Programs include Timber Frame Raising; Electronic Navigation for Non-Technical People; Boating Essentials; […]

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