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Home > Visit a Gateway > By Event > Piney Point Lighthouse Waterfront Festival
Piney Point Lighthouse Waterfront Festival

Saturday May 8
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Discover the oldest lighthouse on the Potomac River built in 1836! Waterfront festival celebrates this history with walking tours, educational exhibits, and demonstrations. Lecture by Bruce Thompson, Maryland State Underwater Archaeologist, about the underwater shipwreck surveys project currently being conducted in the Potomac River. Lighthouse tower will be open for climbing! Enjoy the live music of children's bands and children's hands-on activities. Samuel M. Bailey River Tours will be on hand for hourly cruises (additional fee). Lighthouse Lens Museum Store will offer unique lighthouse and nautical gifts. Food available for purchase. The Piney Point Lighthouse Museum and Park are managed by the Museum Division of St. Mary's County Department of Recreation and Parks. Please call Museum Division for more information at 301-769-2222.

Sponsoring Gateway: Piney Point Lighthouse Museum and Park

Cost: $3 per person/Children 12 and under are FREE

Registration Status: Open

Space Limited: No
 
Location: Piney Point Lighthouse Museum and Park
44701 Lighthouse Road
Piney Point, Maryland 20674
 
Event Contacts: Lydia Wood (301) 769-2600
Kim Cullins (301) 769-2222
 
For more information: http://www.stmarysmd.com/recreate/museums


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