Maine
Maritime Museum
This is Maine. The rest is history.

Welcome to Maine Maritime Museum

— Bath, Maine —

Experience Maine’s seafaring history on the banks of the Kennebec River. Open year round, our 20-acre waterfront campus includes indoor galleries, the country’s only surviving historic wooden shipyard, a working boat shop, a newly restored 1906 schooner, and more!  Learn more >

LATEST MUSEUM NEWS

New Cruises – Or Book a Charter for Your Group!

This summer we’ve got some fun new ways to get out on the water! Friday evenings, Cruise Into the Weekend on a happy hour cruise leaving from the city dock at Waterfront Park in Bath! Kick back and enjoy the a complimentary beer, wine, or soda, as you cruise along the Kennebec.

Take a Tour!

Dockside tours of the 1906 schooner Mary E and guided tours of the Percy & Small Shipyard are now running daily! Every day from 12:30 to 2 pm, step aboard the historic Mary E and learn about her storied past from an on-board docent. And, get the inside story of the Percy & Small Shipyard on a guided tour

Port Pals: Family-Friendly Fridays!

Hey families, your Fridays just got more fun! Fridays this summer from 10 am to 12 pm, join us for Port Pals, for a family-friendly tour of the world’s famous sea ports. Every Friday from July 10-August 14 we will feature a different port that Maine sailors visited on their journeys.

EXHIBITS

Shipwrecks and Salvage v2

Shipwrecks & Salvage

May 18, 2019-November 11, 2020

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Godey Book

Interwoven: Threads of Power in the Domestic Sphere

June 22, 2020-October 4, 2020

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Lantern_fisheye

Experience Maine’s maritime history and culture!

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