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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces 2018 Picture Freedom Art Contest

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces 2018 Picture Freedom Art Contest

. March 17, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center is now accepting entries for its Fourth Annual Picture Freedom Art Contest — a nationwide student art competition sponsored by Toyota. Picture Freedom challenges students to create works of art capturing America’s struggle for inclusive freedom and equality. The Picture Freedom Art Contest was developed by […]

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Model skipjack races return to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum at Miles River

Model skipjack races return to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum at Miles River

. March 16, 2018

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum guests are invited to watch model skipjack races beginning on Sunday, May 20, as part of the 12th Maritime Model Expo and CBMM’s Community Day. The race series continues on select Sundays through October, with the opportunity to watch included with regular CBMM admission and no advanced registration needed. Admission to […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum summer camps begin June 25

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum summer camps begin June 25

. March 14, 2018

Beginning June 25 and continuing through Aug. 17, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., is offering its week-long, half- and full-day summer camps. In age-appropriate Chesapeake-themed sessions for ages 4-15, campers will explore the magic of the Chesapeake Bay’s people, animals, and environment, with an emphasis on creating a fun, hands-on learning […]

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Winnie Estelle cruises begin May 18 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

Winnie Estelle cruises begin May 18 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

. March 12, 2018

Miles River cruises aboard the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Winnie Estelle will begin running for the 2018 season on Friday, May 18. 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 p.m. […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces New Exhibits,  Confederate Currency: The Color of Money and  Confederate Memory: Symbols, Controversy & Legacy

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces New Exhibits, Confederate Currency: The Color of Money and Confederate Memory: Symbols, Controversy & Legacy

. March 8, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced Confederate Currency: The Color of Money, sponsored by BB&T, and Confederate Memory: Symbols, Controversy & Legacy, today. Both exhibits will be in the Skirball Gallery and open to the public on Friday, April 6. Confederate Currency: The Color of Money investigates the significance of slavery […]

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