Month: May 2014

Maritime Museum of San Diego Announces Swift Boat Tours

The Maritime Museum of San Diego recently unveiled the newest member of its collection, PCF 816, a Vietnam-era swift boat, after two years of painstaking restoration. This Memorial Day weekend will mark the inauguration of tours offered aboard the boat,…

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23rd Annual WoodenBoat Show in Mystic, CT

One sure sign of the summer is the annual WoodenBoat Show, held this year 27–29 June in Mystic, CT. Produced and presented by WoodenBoat magazine and hosted by Mystic Seaport, this year’s event promises: The tents will be filled with…

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NMHS Member Reception Aboard Charles W. Morgan

Wednesday June 4, 2014 – Wednesday June 4, 2014 Map and Directions | Register Description: The National Maritime Historical Society Invites NMHS Members to Join Us for a Member Reception aboard Charles W. Morgan June 4, 2014 6:00–7:30 pm City…

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Maine Maritime Museum Announces Naval Architecture Lecture Series

The Maine Maritime Museum in Bath, ME, has announced its 2014 Eye Sweet & Fair naval architecture lecture series. 10 July – Rescue of the Bounty: Disaster and Survival in Superstorm Sandy Speaker: Michael Tougais 31 July – My Yacht…

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Skipjack Nautical Wares & Marine Gallery hosts Art in a Bottle, 9 May–8 June

Skipjack Nautical Wares & Marine Gallery of Olde Towne Portsmouth, VA, is hosting Art in a Bottle, a collection of exceptional ship-in-bottles and dioramas from the 19th century through the present and featuring recent creations by maritime artists Heather Gabrielle…

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This Event is Sold Out! Inaugural Commodore John Barry Book Award

The National Maritime Historical Society Invites You to Join Us for the 2014 Richard Belliveau Seminar at the Navy League of the United States New York Council Inauguration of the Commodore John Barry Book Award for American Maritime Literature Presented…

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