Tours & River Cruises
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CBMM regularly offers highlights tours of our can’t-be-missed exhibits and objects. These hour-long tours, which explore the Boatyard, Lighthouse, Oystering on the Chesapeake, Floating Fleet, and Waterman’s Wharf exhibits, are free with admission to the general public, and are scheduled at 11 am and 2 pm, Thursday through Sunday. Please note: Highlights tours are subject to tour guide availability.
With 18 waterfront acres and ample bus parking, the Museum is just a short walk from St. Michaels’ historic shops and restaurants. The Museum will provide a guide for your group tour upon request. A $75 deposit is required for guided tours (refundable with two-weeks advanced notice of cancellation). Tour guides are not guaranteed if your group is delayed more than 30 minutes. Call for special student rates and student program information.
Tickets allow you to come and go for the entire day and may be obtained upon arrival at the Welcome Center. Admission tickets are good for two days, excluding festivals. Bus parking is provided.
Your authentic Chesapeake Bay experience begins here! Come visit the colonial harbor town of St. Michaels, Maryland, for a full day of activity that offers something for everyone. Our package includes three venues located on Navy Point, a beautiful stretch of waterfront property located on the St. Michaels harbor and the scenic Miles River. Tickets are $67 per person (minimum 30 people per group). A 50% deposit is required to hold your reservation, refundable with two-weeks advanced notice of cancellation.
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30-40 minute cruises on the Miles River
May through October on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday
12pm, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm*
$25 combined ticket includes River Cruise & Two-Day Admission
$10 CBMM Members
$5 children ages 6-17
FREE for children under six
Tickets are available at CBMM’s Welcome Center the day of your visit. Museum admission is NOT required to take a cruise. *All cruises are weather dependent. Schedule and pricing subject to change.
The Winnie Estelle is also available for private charters and special adult and youth education tours!RENT THE WINNIE ESTELLE
At the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, we are dedicated to teaching students about the rich history and culture of the Chesapeake Bay’s communities and environment. Whether at the Museum, in your classroom, or out on the water, our hands-on programs and curriculum units are designed to inspire, challenge and enlighten your students about the unique heritage of the Chesapeake’s people and places.
For more information on guided tours, self-guided tours, and self-guided tour activities, contact Education Assistant Allison Speight at 410-745-4941 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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