The Annapolis Maritime Museum & Park offers guided tours of the facility by highly trained docents.

The Annapolis Maritime Museum & Park offers guided tours for groups and families, or groups looking to visit outside of regular museum hours, based on availability. Tours for groups are offered at special rates and are led by trained docents.

Museum Group Tours

Tours are available for all types of groups be they school, club, or family. See below for details on our different tour types.

Group Tour Details

Price: $5 per person
Group Size: Minimum of 10, Maximum of 25
Length: 45-minute tour with time after for self-exploration

Subject to availability, email or call 410-295-0104 x 11, to book your tour now!

Join our trained docents for a tour of the museum’s permanent exhibit, “Our Changing Waterfront.” Learn about Chesapeake Bay ecology with our large-scale, vibrant aquariums. Learn about harvesting seafood from the waters of the Chesapeake Bay and how workers at McNasby’s processed seafood for sale to restaurants and grocery stores. 

Group Tour + STEM Activity Details

  Price: $13 per person                                                                          Group Size: Minimum of 10, Maximum of 60                                Length: 1 hour (30 minutes for tour, 30 minutes for activity

Subject to availability, follow the link below, email, or call 410-295-0104 x 11 to book your tour


  Experience our permanent exhibit and complete a Build a Buoy     activity with a member our our education staff.

  Build a Buoy is a STEM Challenge where students learn about the purpose of buoys, particularly NOAA’s Chesapeake Bay Interpretive Buoy System (CBIBS) and its role in monitoring weather and water quality parameters throughout the Bay. Students then break into small groups to build their own miniature buoys in the time allotted using critical thinking, team work, and engineering principles.

Book Your Tour

Complete and submit the Group Tour Information Form below to book your tour.
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  • Please note: Large buses are not able to drop off immediately in front of the museum. Mini buses and vans can be accommodated. Alternative drop-off locations for large buses will be provided.