Welcome to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Press Room

Head to the Media Center to access our news releases, as well as photos and video, relating to our exhibitions, Shipyard, programming, annual festivals, and campus news, and use the links below to get more information about CBMM and its mission.

Founded in 1965 on Navy Point in historic St. Michaels, Md., along the Miles River, CBMM preserves and explores the history, environment, and culture of the Chesapeake Bay region. We’re happy to help you share our story, including arranging opportunities for interviews and filming on campus. Find more resources for planning a visit here.

To learn more about CBMM’s extensive collection, explore highlights, search our online portal, or complete a research request form. Images and text from the collection are subject to copyright and may not be reproduced in any form without the express permission of CBMM, which can be obtained via the research request form.


For more information, contact:

Communications Specialist Eric Detweiler
edetweiler@cbmm.org | 410-310-0607