Captain Avery Museum

Address: 1418 East West Shady Side Road, Shady Side, MD 20764

Phone: (410) 867-4486 | Presenter

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About Captain Avery Museum

The Museum is the circa 1859 historic waterman's home of Captain Salem Avery and his family. This National Historic Landmark is where we collect, preserve and share local Chesapeake history and the stories of our families. The Museum is a center for our community to have fun together, celebrating the culture of the Bay-past, present, and future. Hours of Operation Museum: Sundays, 1 - 4 pm. Open from the first Sunday in April to the last Sunday in November (or December 1, if that is a Sunday). The museum is closed on Easter Sunday and any other holidays that fall on a Sunday. Library: Mondays, 12 - 3 pm year round, except around Christmas. To verify that we are open, call 410-867-4486. Outdoor Exhibits: every day, dawn to dusk

Attraction

General

- Family Friendly

- Pet Friendly

- Reservation Recommended

Onsite

- Group Tours Available

- Outdoor Picnic Area (covered)

- Private Tours Available

- Restrooms Onsite


General

Accessibility

- Wheelchair

Transportation

- Bus Parking

- Free Parking


Emergent III Opening Reception
Captain Avery Museum

Emergent III Opening Reception

March 26, 2017

Collaborating with Southern High School for the third year in a row, Captain Avery Museum presents the opening of Emergent III on Sunday, March 26. This exhibition, curated by renowned portrait artist Michael Bell, showcases the regionally and nationally acclaimed artwork of student artists at Southern High. Celebrate the talent of local youth—artists and musicians—by joining us at the opening reception.