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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

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With tranquil waterfront settings overlooking the beautiful Miles River and beyond, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is a place unlike any other. Make memories at one of our picturesque venues, perfect for ceremonies, rehearsal dinners, receptions, cocktail parties, and more.

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Nationally recognized for preserving the heritage of the Chesapeake, the Museum brings the warm and casually elegant hospitality of the Eastern Shore of Maryland to each special occasion. Set on a private 18-acre campus with over 2,000 feet of pristine waterflont in the historic village of St. Michaels, the Museum offers spectacular views of the water.

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Let us capture your fairy tale wedding at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

White-gloved Experience

We offer newly engaged couples complete peace of mind that their big day will be captured flawlessly.,

We Take the Time to Know Those Most Important to You

We pride ourselves on not only getting to know the Bride & Groom, but also all of the Bridesmaids and Groomsmen.

Complimentary Second Shooter

We always capture your big day with a secondary shooter—these moments only happen once, so we make certain to capture them all.


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We know what it takes to not only capture a fairy tale wedding, but to capture your special day that you will cherish for a lifetime. With a 5-Star rating, we come highly recommended and trusted to capture your love story.

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The Museum offers stunning backdrops for wedding portraits, providing an exquisite array of Chesapeake scenery and textures, ranging from the rustic Small Boat Shed to panoramic views of the water on Navy Point, from the very top of the 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse to the authentic Waterman’s Wharf on Fogg’s Landing. Give your guests a true Chesapeake experience with a one-of-a-kind wedding, in which they not only celebrate your special day, but take away a piece of history. From a large tented affair for 250 people, to a small intimate gathering, the Museum is an ideal spot to create lifelong memories.

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