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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announces next restoration project the 1912 tug Delaware

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announces next restoration project the 1912 tug Delaware

. April 12, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has officially announced its next major shipyard project—a restoration of the 1912 tug Delaware. The restoration will begin with lofting this winter—following the launch of the 1889 bugeye Edna E. Lockwood in October 2018—and start in earnest in January 2019. “This is a full stem-to-stern restoration,” said CBMM Shipwright James […]

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Public invited to opening of Lines of the Floating Fleet at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Public invited to opening of Lines of the Floating Fleet at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. April 12, 2018

The public is invited to join the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum at its St. Michaels, Md., campus on Friday, June 1, from 5–7pm to celebrate the opening of a new exhibition, Lines of the Floating Fleet. From its opening in 1965, CBMM has exhibited historic Chesapeake Bay watercraft in their original context—afloat. These vessels have […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announces free admission for military families this summer

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announces free admission for military families this summer

. April 11, 2018

For the 8th consecutive year, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. is participating in the national Blue Star Museums program to offer free, general admission to all active-duty military personnel and their immediate families from Memorial Day weekend, May 26, 2018 through Labor Day, September 3, 2018. Blue Star Museums represents a […]

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Replacement of the Glass House Ceiling 2017 – 2018

Replacement of the Glass House Ceiling 2017 – 2018

. April 11, 2018

NEW CANAAN, Conn. (April 10th, 2018) – The Glass House continues our ongoing commitment to architecture and the arts with the replacement of the entire ceiling of the iconic structure. The Glass House, completed in 1949, is one of 14 structures on the 49-acre site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. In recent years, […]

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Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announces Meleko Mokgosi: Acts of Resistance exhibition

Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announces Meleko Mokgosi: Acts of Resistance exhibition

. April 11, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD (April 9, 2018)—The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents Meleko Mokgosi: Acts of Resistance, an exhibition that includes a suite of new paintings by the artist that examines the idea of resistance, defined by Mokgosi as any instance in which a subject refuses to give in to the oppression of her or his […]

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