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The Watermen’s Museum is the perfect addition to your Historic Triangle visit.  Our mission is to demonstrate the role that Chesapeake Bay watermen, from pre-colonial to modern times, have played in the shaping of our nation through a historical display of crafts and methods of their trade.The Watermen’s Museum offers school and civic group educational field trips and summer children’s programs, as well as a volunteer traditional Chesapeake Bay boat building program.

Located on the Yorktown, Virginia waterfront next to the RiverWalk shopping and dining area. The museum also offers rentals of its beachfront patio area for corporate and private special events and weddings.

Come by for a visit, browse our site, or contact us for more details on any of our program and rental offerings.