OPEN DAILY 9:30 to 5

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

Pints on the Pier is Back!

September 11, bring a blanket or lawn chair and join us in the historic Percy & Small Shipyard for Pints on the Pier!  Sample some of Maine’s best beers, ciders, and kombucha, grab dinner from the on-site food trucks and take in the late summer sunset along the Kennebec River.

MMM Receives IMLS Grant

We are excited to announce that the museum was recently awarded a “Museums for America” grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). The grant, totaling $160,519, will fund the “Principal Collections Storage Inventory, Documentation, and Assessment Project.”

Schooner Mary E

During Mary E’s regular afternoon sail on July 30, the schooner Mary E suffered a knockdown, heeling over on its side, just downriver from the museum off Doubling Point Light on the Kennebec River. All 15 passengers and three crew were safely brought ashore

EXHIBITS

Sailors Treasure landscape

A Sailor’s Treasure: Sea Chests & Curiosities

On view through June 14, 2021

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Broadside: The Power of Print in the Maritime World

On view through January 30, 2022

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Experience Maine’s maritime history and culture!

From lighthouses to lobstering, … Explore>

Maine Maritime Museum