Upcoming Events at the Museum
Annual Scale Model and Remote Controlled Boat Show
On Saturday May 17th 2014 the museum will be open from 11 am to 4 pm to host the Annual Scale Model and Remote Controlled Boat Show.
We invite model boat enthusiasts of all ages to bring their models to display or, if they’re remote controlled, to run in the RC pool which is set up among the exhibits. We have some amazing ship and boat models of all sizes of our own on display, we’d love to see your’s too. There’s lots to see and it’s fun for all the family. Admission is by donation.
Brown Water Navy Veterans and Uniflite Workers Reunion
The annual reunion of the Uniflite Workers and Brown Water Navy Veterans will occur on the third Saturday in August. So for 2013 it will take place on Saturday, August 17th, 11 am – 4 pm with featured guest Art Nordtvedt, Uniflite Founder and “Father of the PBR” at 1 pm.
This will bring together members and family of “Gamewardens of Vietnam”, “PBR Force Veterans Association”, “Mobile Riverine Force Veterans”, “HA(L) 3 “Seawolves”, and other veterans from around the County, the State, and the Country, to meet the many members of our community who proudly crafted the iconic and much loved combat vessels which served with great honor and distinction at that difficult time in our history.
The Bellingham Maritime Museum is located at 800 Cornwall Avenue. This event is open to the public. Admission is by donation.