Door County Maritime Museum - Wisconsin Maritime Museum

Press Releases

Access featured stories announcing news worthy information on scheduled events, promotions, programs and exhibits.

DCMM Congratulates Sevastopol SeaPerch Underwater Robotics Team!

February 25, 2020

The Door County Maritime Museum extends huge congratulations to Sevastopol School District’s SeaPerch underwater robotics team for winning second place at the North Coast Marine Manufacturing Alliance’s Northeast Wisconsin regional SeaPerch competition on Saturday, February 22nd. The Sevastopol team earned their trip to the regional competition in Green Bay by winning the first-ever Door County … continue reading

Press Release: Built for Battle – A performance to remember!

February 19, 2020

The Door County Maritime Museum and the Southern Door School District are collaborating to bring songs, images and stories from the 1940’s to the Southern Door stage in a presentation related to the new Museum exhibit “Built For Battle: Sturgeon Bay Ships in World War Two”. The multimedia presentation will take place on Saturday, March … continue reading

Maritime Speaker Series: “The ABCs of ABS and the Winter Fleet”

November 21, 2019

The next presentation of the Door County Medical Center Maritime Speaker Series will be held on Thursday, January 9th, and will feature Daniel LaMere talking about “The ABCs of ABS and the Winter Fleet” The Door County Medical Center Maritime Speaker Series is held at 7pm in the Reddin Bridge Room at the Door County … continue reading

Maritime Speaker Series: “What it Means to be a Friend of Plum and Pilot Island”

November 19, 2019

The next presentation of the Door County Medical Center Maritime Speaker Series will be held on Thursday, December 5th, and will feature Paul Kuehn talking about “What it Means to be a Friend of Plum and Pilot Island” The Door County Medical Center Maritime Speaker Series programs are held the first Thursday of each month, … continue reading

Merry-Time Festival of Trees Returns to Maritime Museum

October 31, 2019

Create a new holiday tradition for your family and friends by visiting the Door County Maritime Museum (DCMM) during the 8th Annual Merry-Time Festival of Trees. The Festival runs daily at the Maritime Museum in Sturgeon Bay (120 North Madison Avenue) from November 8th through December 10th, 10am-5pm. Uniquely decorated trees and wreaths donated by … continue reading

Maritime Lighthouse Tower Groundbreaking Announced

The Board of Directors of the Door County Maritime Museum (DCMM) is pleased to announce the groundbreaking for the Maritime Lighthouse Tower museum expansion. The ceremonial groundbreaking, signaling the start of construction activities, will take place on Wednesday, November 13th, 10:30am at the Door County Maritime Museum, 120 North Madison Avenue, Sturgeon Bay. The Museum … continue reading