Experience true magic onboard the museum's vintage yacht Witchcraft. Built in 1903 to the highest standard of artisanship, Witchcraft reflects timeless elegance while offering an unrivaled experience on the Chesapeake Bay. 

Whether you seek tranquil relaxation, or the thrill of sailing a momentous racing yacht, the Witchcraft will cater to your every need.

Special Halloween Cruises

Tuesday, Oct. 31 – Witchcraft Halloween Cruises 

Stir up a little magic this month with a one-hour Halloween sail aboard the vintage yacht Witchcraft. Discover the Bay’s most well-loved ghost stories with your spirited crew. Guests are invited to dress in costume and bring their favorite witches brew and snacks. Cost of a ticket is $40/person; max 6 people per charter. You must be 18 or older to cruise.

Click here to register for 3:00 p.m. cruise. (FULL)
Click here to register for 4:15 p.m. cruise.(FULL)
Click here to register for 5:30 p.m. cruise.(FULL)

Schedule a Charter

Charters set sail this August - October for evening cruises on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. The Witchcraft accommodates up to six guests for an intimate gathering. A licensed USCG captain, mate, and one crew will be aboard each charter to ensure safety and your time at sea is enjoyable. Witchcraft is equipped with a comfortable cabin so guests can enjoy their favorite foods and beverages. Bathroom facilities are also on board.


$750 for a 2-hour charter
5:30 - 7:30 p.m., Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays

All passengers must be 18 years or older.

Guests are welcome to bring aboard food and beverages of their choice.

Smoking and vaping are not allowed on the vessel.

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Contact Information for Charters:

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