Attractions

  • The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

    Address:
    Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, North Talbot Street, Saint Michaels, MD, USA .

    The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is located in St. Michaels, Maryland, United States and is home to a collection of Chesapeake Bay artifacts, exhibitions, and vessels. This 18-acre (73,000 m2) interactive museum was founded in 1965 on Navy Point, once a site of seafood packing houses, docks, and work boats. Today, the Museum houses the world's largest collection of Chesapeake Bay boats and provides interactive exhibits in and around the 35 buildings which dot the campus. The Museum also offers year-round educational seminars and workshops.

  • 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse

    Address:
    1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse, CBMM, North Talbot Street, Saint Michaels, MD, USA .

    Hooper Strait Light is one of four surviving Chesapeake Bay screw-pile lighthouses in the U.S. state of Maryland. Originally located in Hooper Strait, between Hooper and Bloodsworth Islands in Dorchester County and at the entrance to Tangier Sound, it is now an exhibit at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Maryland.

  • Lyon Rum - Windon Distillery

    Address:
    605 South Talbot Street, Saint Michaels, MD, USA .

    In the Old Mill - handcrafted rum and spirits; tasting room; also home to Gray Wolf Craft Spirits; www.Lyondistilling.com

     

  • Sailing and boating

    Address:
    Miles River, Maryland, USA .

    The Miles River is a popular spot for sailing and boating. The Wednesday Night Races attract sailors from the area for an evening of competition and camaraderie. Your innkeeper has been racing on her yacht, Penniless, since 1994. The Log Canoe Races are also quite popular and great fun to watch.