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Welcome!

Nestled on the banks of the West River, we invite you to enjoy the beauty of our rainscape gardens, our outdoor exhibit, pier and the sweeping views of the Chesapeake Bay. We can’t wait to meet you!

PROPERTY & GARDENS
Open all year, dawn till dusk.
MUSEUM Open most Sundays,
1 to 4 p.m., April through November.
Closed on Holidays.
FREE ADMISSION
Leashed dogs welcome!

DIRECTIONS


Our mission is to engage our community and visitors with activities that explore evolving connections to the Chesapeake Bay through the prism of our historic home and waterfront property.


Sundae Sunday
July 9, 1-4 PM
(Free Admission)

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RELAX , INDULGE, PLAY, CREATE

Kid’s Sundae $1.50  ♦ Regular Sundae $3.00
♦ Art in the Garden $5

Display your Art in the Garden
“Masterpiece”
at our Instant Pop Up Exhibit

 

EVENT DETAILS


Exciting Choose It! opportunities on sale

Although many Choose It items and experiences were purchased at the 2016 Oyster Festival, some options still remain. Looking for a unique gift? How about an elegant dinner or tasty dessert? Handcrafted quilts? Cello lessons? Or a week in a lovely Maine summer home? All items are donated; the proceeds directly support Captain Avery Museum!


 “Home of the Week”

  – Capital Gazette 1/2017

Take a walk through history – a waterman’s home, a fishing club, a society dedicated to preserving local heritage, and an organization transforming a jewel on the West River into a center for community activity and environmental education. Our Museum has something for everyone.

Read about our historic home here.

HOME OF THE WEEK


 

Thank you to our sponsors!