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PO Box 97
14200 Solomons Island Road
Solomons, MD 20688
P: 410-326-2042
F: 410-326-6691

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Group Visits

The Calvert Marine Museum education department creates educational programming that guides visitors of all ages in an exploration of the prehistoric past, natural environments, and maritime heritage of Southern Maryland as interpreted in the museum’s exhibits. Our museum educators are experienced with all ages and we are happy to adapt our programs to fit the specific developmental needs of your group or class.

Schedule a Group Visit

Whether you are interested in a self-guided group visit or a docent-led tour, we would be happy to assist you. Please review the information below, and if you still have questions, contact our Group Services Coordinator at 410-326-2042 ext. 41 or email. The museum is handicap accessible with the exception of the Drum Point Lighthouse.

There are no provisions for groups to eat inside the museum. Covered picnic tables may be available outside. There are a number of affordable dining options in the area. For information, go to our Visitor Information page.

To enhance your visit, we encourage you to click this link to download the information provided by our Self-guided tours.

In order to qualify for group rates, you must have a minimum of 10 paying visitors and call two weeks in advance.

Self-guided Group Visits

The cost for self-guided groups is $6 for adults and $4 for children 5 – 12 years. Children under 5 are free. To enhance your museum experience, we recommend that large groups divide into units of 10 to 12; children must be accompanied by adults at all times.


Would you like to earn a Calvert Marine Museum Patch? Well now you can! This is designed for self-guided groups or individuals and their adults. Please download the information about this exciting new activity.


Docent Led Tours

If you would like to have a guided tour of the museum, you can make that request when you schedule your group visit. There will be a fee for the guided tour, paid in advance.

To schedule a group visit, call the Group Services Coordinator at 410-326-2042 ext. 41 or email. Admission fees are waived for Calvert County municipal and non-profit groups.

Home School Opportunities

We welcome home schools and are happy to customize a visit to meet your particular interests and needs. In order to receive a group rate, we require a minimum of 10 participants over age 5. Please give call the Group Services Coordinator to learn about our hands on programs. You may also want to review our Focused Field Trips as an option. We also offer special Home School Days throughout the year. Click here to visit our Home School page for more information.

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