Toy Boat Building, sponsored by the Patuxent Small Craft Guild, has been part of the museum for over 30 years. Always a highlight at the Maritime Festival in May and Patuxent River Appreciation Days in October, it is now a regular feature of our public programming. On the fourth Saturday of every month, January through October, from 2:00 to 4:00 pm, toy boat building is open to anyone. A $2 donation is requested per boat. Admission is required.
January 27, 2018: In the Harms Gallery
*Due to programming conflicts, Toy Boat Building will resume in April.
Row and pedal boats
will be available for visitors use in the basin Saturdays and Sundays noon until 4 p.m. through August. Check in with attendant at the floating dock. This activity is free.