Maryland August 24, 2018
Not Many People Know About This Marine Museum Right Here In Maryland
Hello, Marylanders! Are you a fan of museums? How about aquariums? Or boats? Or boardwalks? All of these things are combined into one unique attraction in Solomons. This place is so much more than a museum, offering activities for all ages, indoors and outdoors, and more. Read on to see what we mean…
Head south to find Calvert Marine Museum, which is located in Solomons, Maryland.
This place may look ordinary from the exterior...
...but it's actually jam-packed with a diverse amount of things to see and do. According to the website, "
At the Calvert Marine Museum pre-history, natural history, and maritime heritage come together to tell a unique story of the Chesapeake Bay."
There are one-of-a-kind exhibits galore, featuring fossils, live animals, and historic vessels.
Come see the aquarium-like exhibits that offer a view of local wildlife. You'll be surprised to learn just how many underwater creatures call our bay, wetlands, and rivers home.
You can even touch curious turtles...
...and marvel at species that you had no idea were in Maryland.
There are also exhibits featuring local history, from southern Maryland's first residents, to ship trading, boats, and more.
Head outside where you can enjoy the marsh walk and lighthouse.
Climb the stairs...
...and take in the views from the top!
This state gem makes learning fun. In fact, you won't even realize how much information you soaked in until you're leaving.
Next free weekend you have, consider a trip to Calvert Marine Museum. No matter your age, young or old, you're sure to enjoy.
Find Calvert Marine Museum at:
14200 Solomons Island Rd S
Solomons, MD 20688
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