Wm. B. Tennison Cruises

$7.00 for Adults
$4.00 for children 5-12 years
Children under 5 ride free when accompanied by a paying adult. (Excludes organized groups.)
You will need to reserve a space no matter the age of your child.

River Cruise Schedule
The one-hour cruise leaves the museum dock at 2 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday, May through October.

River Cruises on the Wm. B. Tennison
Relax and enjoy a leisurely one-hour sightseeing cruise on the river. You will sail the busy Solomons inner harbor, see Solomons Island and the Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, pass underneath the Governor Thomas Johnson Bridge, and turn back at Pt. Patience and the Naval Recreation Center.

Cruise Details
Departures are from the Calvert Marine Museum dock. All cruises are weather permitting at the captain's discretion. Maximum capacity is 40 persons. Accommodations will be made for individuals with disabilities with reasonable notice. Strollers and baby carriages are not allowed onboard.

Passengers are required to check in at the museum Admissions Desk to receive a boarding pass no later than 15 minutes prior to the public cruise. The boat will leave promptly at 2 p.m. and will not wait for late arrivals. Tickets are nonrefundable (unless we cancel) and nontransferable.

Ticket Purchase Options
 Advance ticket purchase is now available online for all river cruises! Online sales will close 24 hours prior to each cruise, and remaining tickets will be available for purchase, in person, at the Admissions Desk the day of the cruise.  To check for same-day ticket availability, call the Admissions Desk at 410-326-2042, ext. 8068. 

If you have comp passes you must purchase your tickets to reserve and you will be refunded at the desk. If you come to the museum on the date it will be first come first serve. There are no reservations for the 2:00 p.m. cruise.

Admissions Desk:
 The day of the cruise, remaining tickets will be sold in person at the Admissions Desk. Tickets can not be held or reserved over the phone. Tickets for future cruises will not be available at the Admissions Desk. To check for same-day ticket availability, call the Admissions Desk at 410-326-2042, ext. 8068.

Contact Information
Melissa McCormick
Group and Visitor Services Coordinator
(410) 326-2042, ext. 8083
Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.