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Watch log canoe races aboard Winnie Estelle this summer at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Watch log canoe races aboard Winnie Estelle this summer at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. May 3, 2017

(ST MICHAELS, MD) The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. is once again offering the opportunity to view Chesapeake Bay sailing log canoe races along the Miles River while aboard its 1920 buyboat, Winnie Estelle. The two-hour scenic cruises depart from CBMM at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 24, and at both 9:30 a.m. […]

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Private Media Open House for Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake exhibition opening at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Private Media Open House for Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake exhibition opening at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. May 3, 2017

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Chief Curator Pete Lesher will give media members an overview and sneak peek of CBMM’s newest exhibition, Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake, before it opens to the general public. Robert de Gast’s photographs of the late 1960’s and 70’s documented the Chesapeake’s oystering industry, shorelines, and lighthouses at a watershed moment, both […]

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Battles of the Bay opens at Tawes Museum May 20

Battles of the Bay opens at Tawes Museum May 20

. May 2, 2017

On Saturday, May 20, Crisfield Heritage Foundation members and the public are invited to the J. Millard Tawes Historical Museum in Crisfield, Md. to celebrate CHF’s 40th anniversary with the opening of a new exhibit entitled Battles of the Bay. Through a collection of maps, illustrations, and stories, the special exhibit shares the stories of […]

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Winnie Estelle cruises return to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum St. Michaels

Winnie Estelle cruises return to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum St. Michaels

. May 2, 2017

Miles River cruises aboard the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Winnie Estelle will begin running again for the 2017 season on Saturday, May 13. Guests can enjoy a 45-minute scenic cruise aboard the authentic 1920 Chesapeake buyboat May through October on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays, departing from CBMM on the hour from noon to 3:00 […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Open Mondays in May

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Open Mondays in May

. May 1, 2017

School Tour Traffic Provides Additional Hours for Public Visits CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center is open on Mondays throughout the month of May from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The museum’s regular hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The additional hours of operation are needed to […]

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