OPEN DAILY 9:30 to 5

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Shipyards & Lighthouses Cruise (1 hour)

Maine Maritime Museum 243 Washington St, Bath

Shipyards & Lighthouses Cruise Board the museum's comfortable cruise boat Merrymeeting to explore the lower Kennebec River where American shipbuilding began more than 400 years ago and continues today! Cruise up the river to Bath Iron Works and for spectacular views of the Navy's most advanced ships under construction. Downriver, enjoy a water view of the museum's historic Percy & Small Shipyard, as well as an up-close look at two of the Kennebec River's famed lighthouses: Doubling Point Light and the Kennebec Range Lights.  There's something for everyone on this cruise! Members $31; nonmembers $38; child (6-12) $21; under 6 $6 Cruise fees include museum admission.

Virtual Children’s Author Reading: The Canoe Maker

Maine Maritime Museum 243 Washington St, Bath

Children of all ages are invited to listen in as Donald Soctomah, Passamaquoddy Tribal Historic Preservation Officer and children’s book author, reads from his latest picture book, The Canoe Maker. Donald’s gift of storytelling will bring to life the story of David Moses Bridges, renowned birch bark canoe builder, as participants learn the cultural importance of birch in Passamaquoddy traditions. This is a virtual event. Event is FREE, but preregistration is required to receive the Zoom link.

Free
Recurring

Shipyards & Lighthouses Cruise (1 hour)

Maine Maritime Museum 243 Washington St, Bath

Shipyards & Lighthouses Cruise Board the museum's comfortable cruise boat Merrymeeting to explore the lower Kennebec River where American shipbuilding began more than 400 years ago and continues today! Cruise up the river to Bath Iron Works and for spectacular views of the Navy's most advanced ships under construction. Downriver, enjoy a water view of the museum's historic Percy & Small Shipyard, as well as an up-close look at two of the Kennebec River's famed lighthouses: Doubling Point Light and the Kennebec Range Lights.  There's something for everyone on this cruise! Members $31; nonmembers $38; child (6-12) $21; under 6 $6 Cruise fees include museum admission.

Virtual Event: Preserving Passamaquoddy Traditions

Maine Maritime Museum 243 Washington St, Bath

Join Donald Soctomah, author, Passamaquoddy tribal historian, and storyteller, as he introduces ancestral birch bark traditions preserved in traditional canoe building and ongoing efforts in tribal stewardship of the land and waters. Mr. Soctomah's commitment to teaching native culture has led to an impressive collection of work including publications on histories of the Passamaquoddy tribe, children's books, compilations of tribal music, and historical films. This lecture is FREE, but preregistration is required. Registrants will receive a Zoom link via email. Generously sponsored by

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Maine Maritime Museum