On the afternoon of Sunday, May 4 and through the early morning of Saturday, May 10, the schooner Sultana will visit the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD. A near replica of a British schooner that patrolled the North American coast just prior to the American Revolution,
The schooner will be docked harbor side at CBMM and sailing on the Chesapeake with students throughout the week. It serves as an on-the-water classroom for learning about the history and environment of the Chesapeake Bay. Sultana provides day-long programs as well as live-aboard programs for participants.
The Sultana will be open for boarding to all museum visitors from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 6. The tour is free for museum members or with general admission.
During Sultana’s visit, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s waterfront campus and 12 exhibit buildings are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.cbmm.org or call 410-745-2916.