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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum restores tug Huntington’s pilot house

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum restores tug Huntington’s pilot house

. March 1, 2019

The pilot house of the tug Huntington recently returned to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum after extensive metal refurbishing and repair. All restoration work was performed by E. H. Harvey Metal Working Co. of Easton, Md., and included sandblasting the exterior, removing lead paint, and preparing the exterior for final painting. The pilot house is […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center and The Nature Conservancy open photography exhibition

Cincinnati Museum Center and The Nature Conservancy open photography exhibition

. February 27, 2019

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) and the Ohio Chapter of The Nature Conservancy (TNC) are giving guests a look at one of the nation’s most biodiverse regions through the photographer’s lens and the researcher’s notebook. A Year on the Edge features photographs and scientific specimens, highlighting the nature preserve’s beauty and impact on ecological […]

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Baltimore Museum of Art announce Commons Collaboration: Elissa Blount Moorhead and Mina Cheon

Baltimore Museum of Art announce Commons Collaboration: Elissa Blount Moorhead and Mina Cheon

. February 27, 2019

Acclaimed Baltimore-based artists Elissa Blount Moorhead and Mina Cheon talk about their video-making practices through the lenses of collaboration, power, and family, on Thursday, February 28 at 7–9 p.m. Moderated by artist Lee Heinemann of the Get Your Life! (GYL!) team. The youth-led production company creates collaborative video projects between middle school students, practicing artists, […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center and Association of Midwest Museums announce pop-up conference

Cincinnati Museum Center and Association of Midwest Museums announce pop-up conference

. February 23, 2019

CINCINNATI – There is much other museums can learn from Cincinnati Museum Center’s two-and-a-half-year effort to move out, move back in, overhaul two museums and save a National Historic Landmark. So many, in fact, the Association of Midwest Museums (AMM) is partnering with CMC to host a conference to share those lessons with museum professionals […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Family, Homeschool days

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Family, Homeschool days

. February 22, 2019

Two educational opportunities are returning to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., this April—Homeschool Day and Family Day. With activities designed for school-age audiences, both programs encourage guests to experience CBMM’s waterfront campus as a family. On Saturday, April 13, from 1–4pm, CBMM encourages families to get hands-on with its 18-acre waterfront […]

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