Each year, the Door County Maritime Museum hosts more than 30 different events, speakers, classes and presentations that bring the rich history of Wisconsin's Door County peninsula to life.
During the summer, take in the spectacular Lighthouse Festival and a family friendly Classic & Wooden Boat Festival. During the winter, the museum offers a wooden boat building class and hosts a monthly speakers series on intriguing, past and present, maritime subjects.
Please browse our complete list of events.
Don’t miss the annual Gills Rock Fish Boil and Museum Open House in early fall! Check with the museum for an exact date. The traditional fish boil is expertly prepared by J&M Fisheries and served...
Raffle drawing for boatbuilding class project: The Whitehall Over 50 additional prizes awarded
Joyously celebrate the holidays by enjoying dozens of beautifully decorated Christmas trees scattered throughout the museum's galleries. Lovingly decorated by local businesses and organizations,...
Part of the Christmas by the Bay celebration.
Held at 10:00 am in downtown Sturgeon Bay as part of the Christmas by the Bay celebration.
Imagine Santa sailing into town! Now, come see him arrive at the Door County Maritime Museum in Sturgeon Bay on a Coast Guard boat.