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Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art

909 S Schumaker Dr, Salisbury, MD 21804-8722
+1 410-742-4988
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Greta Place for Wildfowl Art and understanding the Waterman's Culture of the Chesapeake Bay Area

Whenever we have guests come to visit, we try to take them to the Ward Museum. Their videos... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Lots to see!

We visited on a rainy Saturday and enjoyed all of the exhibits. The volunteers were very friendly... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Plymouth, Michigan
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909 S Schumaker Dr, Salisbury, MD 21804-8722
+1 410-742-4988

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Whenever we have guests come to visit, we try to take them to the Ward Museum. Their videos provide great background information on the ecology and animal life of the Chesapeake Bay and Delmarva. The wildfowl carvings and artwork are outstanding, We also enjoy browsing...More

Thank CDE-delmar
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We visited on a rainy Saturday and enjoyed all of the exhibits. The volunteers were very friendly and knowledgeable. The gift shop had lots of great items. Ideally, we would have had lunch before the visit because the food truck parked out front had limited...More

Thank Alice565
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The Ward Museum is excellent. The exhibits are breath-taking and teach so much about the area's history. I'll be going back again.

Thank BironFamilyFour
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This is a surprisingly interesting museum. We went for the art and found the history of game bird hunting. Set aside at least a 2.5 to 3 hours to do this museum justice. We had the added bonus that they were setting up for the...More

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Some very nice sculptures, carvings, and bird-related art. There were a ton of ducks, but we prefer the other types of birds as they were prettier. I liked the bird house exhibit. It would be cool if there were more interactive exhibits like push a...More

Thank TravelKat21
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Specializing in nature and family education. A unique collection well presented. Friendly greeting at the door. Well done gift shop.

Thank Ducosmom
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We went to the museum for several hours with our daughter and 3 year old granddaughter (who loved the exhibits...). Beautiful work, interesting information, amazing craftsmanship. Picnic tables outside for lunch in a beautiful setting.

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

"Wow" describes the amazing works of art that you will encounter at the Ward Museum. We had previously seen the Ward Brothers Workshop in Crisfield and were curious to see their decoys at this museum. There is a very nice collection and exhibit about the...More

Thank RMB634
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely small museum of water fowl carvings... both decoy and decorative. There are some fantastic pieces here and admission is extremely reasonable.

Thank jumphi
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We were not sure just what was in this museum, yes we knew it was about Duck decoys, as we walked through the place we were pleased with what thay had on display. There was a lot to see and we stayed longer then we...More

Thank Bob N
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