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“So Interesting!”

Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art
Ranked #2 of 24 things to do in Salisbury
Certificate of Excellence
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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
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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 Ward Brothers. A lot more of the museum was dedicated first to the evolution of decoy carving and how it became a decorative art form. The best part was the collection of the award winners from their annual carving competition. There were some amazing detailed carving as well as some beautiful concept works.
We were greeted by a docent who was extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic to tell us about the pieces in the museum. He spent over an hour and a half with us. There is a nice gift shop, outdoor wildlife viewing area and very nice educational facilities. The building is a work of art in and of it self. The small price of admission makes this museum a very good value.
This is a must-see attraction at Salisbury, MD.

Thank RMB634
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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
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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 planed. We do recommend seeing this museum you will not be disappointed.

Thank Bob N
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

We attended the Delmarvalous Festival at the museum and enjoyed both very much. The woodworking involved in some of the art was breathtaking and the exhibits were educational. The waterfront setting is very nice.

Thank TomRuthWilliams
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