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Maritime Day

  • Address:
    2200 Broadway
    Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Time: See website
  • Price: Free

The 15th Annual Maritime Day will be held virtually on the History Museum website on Saturday, April 24. The event highlights the Charles Parsons’ Ships of the World exhibit that includes 24 model ships handcrafted by Charles Parsons.

Kid Crafts:

- Design their own model ship

- Build a model lighthouse

- Create their own cargo

- Design a piece of blue willow ‘china’

- Build their own treasure box


Maritime Day 2021 has been moved online due to COVID-19.

Date: Saturday, April 24, 2021

Location: History Museum Website

Cost: FREE!

The event is sponsored by the Port of Redwood City.

Free Material Kits

Not sure if you will have the materials to do the crafts at home? FREE material kits are available for the first 100 registrations. There is a limit of 3 material kits per family. The kits will be available for pick-up at the History Museum. To maintain social distancing, pick-up times will be staggered. You will receive an email from museum staff confirming your pick-up time.