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Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum

Ocean City Boardwalk, Ocean City, MD 21843
+1 410-289-4991
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A true history of Ocean City Museum

Have visited this museum lots of times. It really shows you how Ocean City started with pictures... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
Mary B
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Local Appreciation Weekend

I have lived here all of my life but have never visited the museum. I took advantage of the local... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2016
christina b
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Ocean City Boardwalk, Ocean City, MD 21843
+1 410-289-4991
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

Have visited this museum lots of times. It really shows you how Ocean City started with pictures and artifacts from years gone by. It's a true history of Ocean City Maryland.

1  Thank Mary B
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I have lived here all of my life but have never visited the museum. I took advantage of the local appreciation weekend for free admission. There is a lot of reading involved so it would be hard to keep children interested. I especially enjoyed the...More

1  Thank christina b
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This small but very complete museum is well worth a visit. It has two floors of display space with a narrow steep stairwell going up to the second level. There are interactive displays as well as actual life saving equipment from the past. This museum...More

1  Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Nice museum. On the smaller side but enough to see. If you have some spare time might as well go take a look.

Thank Alyssa K
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Worth the stop to see about not only the life saving station but also the local history. Very well kept and a good place to slow down and enjoy.

1  Thank krpg2015
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We went on a Tuesday in October during the off season and had the museum to ourselves most of the time. The price is right - $6 for the two of us and the staff was very friendly. Museum has a children section but most...More

1  Thank chsw456
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We went to the museum to meet the lifeguards and learn about beach safety (there is regular mid-morning programming during the summer, schedule available on their website). Following the presentation on the boardwalk outside of the museum we headed in. There was a scavenger hunt...More

1  Thank Kara S
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This is a fantastic place to learn about the history of Ocean City from old-time amusement rides and bathing costumes to shipwrecks and tales of the heroic staff of the US Life-Saving Service and their rescue missions.

1  Thank Kathleen D
Reviewed 27 September 2016

some interesting facts about oc lifesaving team and other fun facts free at end of boardwalk...nothig great just gfun facts

1  Thank 801stan
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Wonderful museum, great way to spend a rainy day or not so rainy!! So interesting items and history in one small package. The gift shop alone is worth the stop in (no charge to visit gift shop) but you really can't beat the value for...More

1  Thank dartoot
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Is there a charge for parking? And, is the beach " decent" in the area? Thanks.
9 May 2016|
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Response from Tom G | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a charge in the 1000 car and other psrking lots . They charge more on weekends .I often find free parking either early or after after 8 PM if going to the boardwalk . OC provides great and cheap buses on the... More