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Door County Maritime Museum Participates in Museum Store Sunday

November 15, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 15, 2017     DOOR COUNTY MARITIME MUSEUM PARTICIPATES IN MUSEUM STORE SUNDAY The Door County Maritime Museum will be participating in Museum Store Sunday (MSS) on November 26, 2017. Museum Store Sunday will offer visitors and consumers inspired experiences and shopping opportunities provided by the museum. The Door County Maritime Museum … continue reading

‘Merry-Time Festival of the Trees’ Part II

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 16, 2017   ‘MERRY-TIME FESTIVAL OF THE TREES’ PART II The “Merry-Time Festival of Trees” has returned to fill the Door County Maritime Museum’s exhibits with 37 uniquely decorated trees and wreaths donated by businesses, organizations and individuals in our community. Create a new holiday tradition for your family and friends … continue reading

‘Merry-Time Festival of the Trees’ Returns at Maritime Museum

November 1, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 31, 2016 ‘MERRY-TIME FESTIVAL OF THE TREES’ RETURNS AT MARITIME MUSEUM After a successful fifth season in 2017 when festively decorated trees could be found throughout the Door County Maritime Museum galleries, the “Merry-Time Festival of Trees” returns in 2017 with 37 uniquely decorated trees and wreaths donated by businesses and … continue reading

Door County Maritime Museum Honors Veterans with Veterans Day Exhibit

October 30, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 30, 2017 Door County Maritime Museum Honors Veterans with Veterans Day Exhibit The Door County Maritime Museum will host a special Veterans Day Exhibit November 4, 2017 – November 18, 2017.  Learn the history of Veterans Day itself as well as more information about the many veterans of Door County who … continue reading

Door County Maritime Museum Announces New Boat Raffle

October 29, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2017 Door County Maritime Museum Announces New Boat Raffle Each winter the Door County Maritime Museum hosts a wooden boatbuilding class. At the end of the class, tickets are sold throughout the summer for a raffle drawing to win the newly constructed handmade masterpiece. Along with the grand prize of … continue reading

Door County Maritime Museum Announces Maritime Speaker Series Lineup

October 24, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 24, 2017   Door County Maritime Museum Announces Maritime Speaker Series Lineup The Maritime Speaker Series returns to the Door County Maritime Museum for the 2017-2018 season. This year boasts an impressive lineup of speakers to educate and entertain maritime enthusiasts. The series runs the first Thursday of each month and … continue reading