Welcome to the Maritime Museum of Sandusky


Temporary exhibit "Sandusky Blue Streak"Dive into the Maritime Museum of Sandusky, where you'll have a boatload of fun discovering the rich maritime history of the Sandusky Bay area.

Through our interactive exhibits and educational programs, you can learn about boatbuilding, ice harvesting, commercial fishing, shipwrecks, wetlands, Sandusky's role in the Underground Railroad, recreational boating, commercial shipping, passenger boats and much more.


Take a break from the lake with your M3 family pass to these great museums:
Maritime Museum of Sandusky, Merry-Go-Round Museum and the Milan Historical Museum

Blue Star

Blue Star Museums offers free admission to active duty military, including Marines, Army, Navy, Air Force, Cost Guard, National Guard, and Reserve members, with up to five family members


~ United States Lighthouse Society's Passport Program ~

The Maritime Museum of Sandusky is the "STAMP" location for the Cedar Point Lighthouse. Be sure to inquire in the Gift Shop, and we can stamp your Lighthouse Passport booklet. New Lighthouse Passport books are also available for purchase. For more information visit their website at USLHS.org

Big Splash Raffle

Come check out the 2017 Big Splash Raffle

Upcoming events:

July 4
Big Splash
Early Bird Drawnings


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