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Calvert Marine Museum and Drum Point Lighthouse

14200 Solomons Island Rd S, Solomons, MD 20688-3212
+1 410-326-2042
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14200 Solomons Island Rd S, Solomons, MD 20688-3212
+1 410-326-2042

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Lighthouse, history, boats, bay and nature. Otters are so fun to watch. Staff are informative and enthusiastic.

Thank Joy1948
Reviewed 4 days ago

Even a 1 year old can learn and have fun at the Calvert Marine Museum! The little girl I was with was in awe of the 3 otters and enjoyed the live animal exhibits and the fossil finding sand area. There is something for everyone...More

Thank Melaney68
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Calvert Marine Museum is great for kids of all ages. My 8 year old granddaughter particularly enjoyed the light house and the younger children enjoyed the live animals.

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely museum to visit and see what people did and get an idea how they lived many years ago. A lot of local arts and crafts

Thank George S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was an educational visit to this museum. Learned a lot and enjoyed our visit. It was well organized as well as the flow of the exhibits allowed you to see the whole museum without worrying that you missed an exhibit. We concluded our visit...More

Thank fybr01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved stopping in to see this local museum which displays much of the areas past with regards to the water.

Thank gsturk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband loves boat museums and at times I leave after a while to find something else to do- but not at this museum. It was really engaging with all kinds of displays on the fantastic fossils in the area, aquariums, otters, an amazing lighthouse,...More

Thank VegGardenPro
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small museum, tucked away in the Chesapeake Bay, sitting on top of Miocene fossils, is a delight and a point of immense pride for the residents who flock to volunteer there. The museum has a lot of kid friendly programs as well as many...More

Thank Muffarah M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The museum is stimulating for both adults and children. There are indoor and outdoor exhibits so make sure you enjoy both sides of the museum. I am the mom to a 9 year old boy who LOVES the hands on learning at the museum. There...More

Thank 478jaimed
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Whether you like ships, or sailing, or power boating or marine life or lighthouses; this is a great place to do it all. And they have great indoor and outdoor concerts with top name bands and groups. The Drum Point Lighthouse and the Wm Tennison...More

Thank davehardy0101
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Brandi R
Is there a lot of aquatic animals? Is there a big aquarium?
24 April 2017|
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Response from East2West50 | Reviewed this property |
Not Really . The Sting Ray Exhibit Has An Incubator With Lights To See What The "Mermaids Purse" Really Hold To See The Eggs Which Are Really Cool. The Otters Are Really Fun Too. There's Alot To See , It's Very Educational
How do we learn more about the boat tour? Coming down late April .
7 February 2015|
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Response from Fran F | Reviewed this property |
I'd think the best way would be to contact the museum directly. You then can react to any answers given and plan accordingly. Very friendly folks down there!