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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum honored with Maryland Preservation Award

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum honored with Maryland Preservation Award

. February 6, 2019

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum was honored on Jan. 31, 2019, by the Maryland Historical Trust’s Board of Trustees at its 44th Maryland Preservation Awards. CBMM’s Edna E. Lockwood restoration project was one of 11 honored for its efforts in historic preservation, including education, restoration and revitalization projects, as well as individual leadership. The two-year […]

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Museum of Flight Scale Model Show Takes Mini to the Max

Museum of Flight Scale Model Show Takes Mini to the Max

. February 5, 2019

SEATTLE – On Feb. 16-17 the Museum hosts the region’s largest exhibition of scale models, the 2019 NorthWest Scale Modelers Show. The exhibit takes over the floor of the Museum’s Great Gallery with hundreds of expertly crafted scale model aircraft, cars, figures and vehicles. The themes for this year’s annual event are D-Day, Air Racing […]

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Motor workshops at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this spring

Motor workshops at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this spring

. February 5, 2019

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. has two spring workshops to help boaters get their outboard engines ready for boating season. On Saturday, March 30, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., Recommissioning Your Outboard Motor will lead participants through checking the engine’s running condition and temperature, understanding ignition and starting systems, and learning […]

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Museum of Flight Happy Haven for Young Engineering Geeks

Museum of Flight Happy Haven for Young Engineering Geeks

. February 2, 2019

SEATTLE – On Feb. 9 two perennial favorites provide a wonderland and a haven for young geeks when the Popsicle Stick Bridge Building Contest and the Engineering Fair return to the Museum. The remarkably rambunctious Bridge Contest is a spectacle for families. The Engineering Fair is a curiously fun mix of hands-on robot, gizmo and […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announces summer internships

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announces summer internships

. February 2, 2019

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., has announced five summer internship opportunities in 2019 for current graduate and undergraduate college students. The internships are available in the curatorial, communications, development, and education departments, with applications due by Friday, March 1, 2019. Over 10 to 13 weeks, these interns will have numerous opportunities […]

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