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Annapolis Maritime Museum

723 Second St, Annapolis, MD 21403-3323
+1 410-295-0104
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Very very small

This museum does show some history but its a very small one room museum. Located a few miles from... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
via mobile
Loved this place

This is a hidden GEM worth going to. You can spend about 1-2 hours here learning the ins and outs... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
reg v
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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723 Second St, Annapolis, MD 21403-3323
+1 410-295-0104
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This museum does show some history but its a very small one room museum. Located a few miles from the busy area of Annapolis

Thank HelenHall76
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This is a hidden GEM worth going to. You can spend about 1-2 hours here learning the ins and outs of the oyster industry and its impact on Crabtown by the Bay. Its really neat. I think it costs a few bucks for the tour,...More

1  Thank reg v
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is a great place to spend an hour exploring the fine exhibits about the crabbing and oyster harvesting on the Chesapeake. It's free to enter, though donations are appreciated. The folks there are very friendly and willing to answer your questions. The building is...More

Thank redsnut1355
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We attended the wedding of 2 Navel Academy grads. Dinner was great. The venue was perfect. Not to formal and not too casual.

Thank bobbinrobin41
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We came here to fish and crab, but were pleasantly surprised by the museum. Staff was friendly and what few exhibits there were were very interesting. I wouldn't go out of your way to visit the museum, but if you have an hour with nothing...More

Thank Macsammy
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I have been to many maritime museums. Since I was in Annapolis for the day and needed to kill some time, I made my way to this museum. It is no where near the size of other maritime museums, but it is still a great...More

2  Thank JohnBCowgill
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This is great for school groups but also great for families to visit. The museum is small and can be seen in just over an hour. The location gives beautiful, scenic views.

Thank Shekja
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had a great time here for a friends wedding reception. The food and views were really great! It was neat that you could enjoy all the museum surroundings while you were celebrating. Not sure who the band was but they pleased us all.

Thank Trey A
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I happened across a notice for "sock burning" and all the oysters I could eat at this Maritime Museum in the charming Eastport section of Annapolis. Apparently it's become a local rite of passage to celebrate spring by tossing your socks into the fire on...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The Museum is quaint and open to public for review. Children may enjoy but mostly for an adult viewing.

Thank pattye6912015
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Rae G
21 May 2016|
Response from Caitlin S | Property representative |
There's a small shell parking lot directly behind the building.
Rae G
21 May 2016|
Response from M P | Reviewed this property |
At the maritime museum there is a small amount of parking next to the building. But space is limited