Betterton Heritage Museum

  • Features

    Take “a step back in time” to Betterton’s past as a vibrant fishing village and shipping port and, later, a popular summer resort for city-dwellers. Find hand-carved decoys on display by world-renowned carver Charlie “Speed” Joiner among postcards dating from the 1880s – and, outside, the Betterton Fishing Ark. Virtual tour available.

  • Address

    100 Main Street
    Betterton MD 21610

  • Hours

    Saturday and Sundays May – September, 1:30am – 3:00pm or by appointment

  • Contact

    Phone: 410-348-5121

  • Virtual Tour

    Digital Scholarship in Community Partnerships project seeks to engage Washington College students in authentic learning experiences by embedding technology-enhanced museum partnership projects into instruction. Scroll down to view the virtual tour.

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