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Two New Ways to Support the Door County Maritime Museum

February 19, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 19, 2018 Two New Ways to Support the Door County Maritime Museum The Door County Maritime Museum has two new ways for you to lend your support. They are now affiliates with West Marine, as well as benefactors of Amazon Smile. Supporting the museum’s cause is as easy as shopping online. … continue reading

Door County Maritime Museum Offers Free Kids Days in February

January 19, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 19, 2018   DOOR COUNTY MARITIME MUSEUM OFFERS FREE KIDS DAYS IN FEBRUARY  Every Sunday in February, the Door County Maritime Museum in Sturgeon Bay will be offering free admission to children 12 and under with an accompanying paid adult. The Door County Maritime Museum hopes to encourage more children to … continue reading

Event Rental Space Available at Door County Maritime Museum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 19, 2018 Event Rental Space Available at Door County Maritime Museum The Door County Maritime Museum in Sturgeon Bay has the perfect place to hold your next meeting or event. The Reddin Bridge Room is available for rent and offers a beautiful view of the Sturgeon Bay working waterfront. The Bridge … continue reading

The Door County Maritime Museum-Gills Rock Gets a Name Change

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 19, 2018       The Door County Maritime Museum-Gills Rock Gets a Name Change The Door County Maritime Museum-Gills Rock will be renamed the Death’s Door Maritime Museum in 2018. The name change will be celebrated with a renaming ceremony on July 4, 2018. “We wanted to peak additional interest and … continue reading

Door County Maritime Museum Honors Steve Reinke with Maritime Photography Exhibit

January 2, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 2, 2018  Door County Maritime Museum Honors Steve Reinke with Maritime Photography Exhibit On January 13, 2018, the Door County Maritime Museum will open a temporary exhibit featuring maritime photography from Steve Reinke. Reinke passed away in January 2017 after years of dedicated service photographing Door County’s maritime scenes. This exhibit … continue reading

Another Successful Year for Merry-Time Festival of Trees

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 2, 2018   ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL YEAR FOR MERRY-TIME FESTIVAL OF TREES   Highlighted by one of its largest turnouts in its six-year history, Door County Maritime Museum’s Merry-Time Festival of Trees Jingle, Jingle, Mix & Mingle event was another huge success. The event held on Dec. 12 serves as the culmination … continue reading