Current and upcoming events at the Maritime Museum of San Diego

Fragile Waters

Star of India celebrating 150 years - Click Here to view video.


Plan your visit: Click here to view the Maritime Museum of San Diego events calendar.


schooner cupSchooner Cup aboard Californian

Saturday, March 28 2015

The Silver Gate Yacht Club will be hosting the 27th running of America’s Schooner Cup Charity Regatta in San Diego Bay on Saturday, March 28.

The Maritime Museums tall ship Californian, will be part ... .....Click for more info.

kid fun during sailors daySailor's Days are back.

Upcoming Sailor Days - 9am to 2pm daily.
• March 22 to April 05, 2015

*Lots of fun things to do: scavenger hunt with prize, make brass rubbings, ferryboat steam engine demos, explore our ships, raising sail, rope making, knot tying, rowing...

Come aboard & join the fun!

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*Activities available vary each day and are offered with paid admission to the Maritime Museum of San Diego.

Adventure SailTall Ship Adventure Sail aboard Californian
2015 sailing season has started!

Embark on this special sailing journey aboard California's Official State Tall Ship .....Click to read more.

family dayFragile Waters

Now showing.

FRAGILE WATERS is a powerful artistic and ecological statement through the inspiring black and white images of three renowned photographers and environmentalists - Ansel Adams, Ernest H. Brooks II, and Dorothy Kerper Monnelly. The traveling exhibition of 119 photographs... .....Click to read more.

Ernest H. Brooks II - Clowns of the Sea
® Ernest H. Brooks II

San SalvadorReady, Set Launch San Salvador

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Event details and more information will be posted as they get finalized.

You can help fund our launch goal of $15,000. Just a thousand donations of $15.00 dollars each will help us reach our goal. Spread the word and help be a part of history. Click for more info.


family dayEarthday on the Bay.

Sunday April 26, 2015 from 10:00am to 4:00pm

Earthday on the Bay presented by the Maritime Museum of San Diego ... .....Click for more info.

Swift BoatSwift Boat at the Maritime Museum.

75 minute Tours now available on weekends.

In 1971, the US Navy donated two Swift Boats to the newly formed Republic of Malta’s Maritime Squadron. After forty years of coastguard duty, Malta retired these boats from service. In 2011, Malta's Minister of Defense donated a Swift Boat to the Maritime Museum of San Diego with our
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festival of sail logoFestival of Sail Labor Day.

Fun for the entire family.

Saturday September 5 to Monday September 7, 2015

Festival of Sail is an annual event with something for everyone.

With expanded venue, beer gardens, kids activity zone, and a low admission per person, this is the premier waterfront event year after year.

We start Festival of Sail with a bang, as Cannon fire salutes the entrance of the tall ships from all over.....
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maritime museum gift certificateMaritime Museum of San Diego Gift Certificates now available.

Can't decide what to get someone?
How about a Maritime Museum of San Diego Gift Certificate? Available in popular amounts, that is sure to bring a smile to anyone's face.

Gift certificates can be used in our store, for a adventure sail on our tall ship Californian, historic bay cruise on our pilot boat, admissions or to purchase a membership!

BUY NOW Click here to purchase gift certificates online now!

Plan your visit: Click here to view the Maritime Museum of San Diego events calendar.