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Explorers Theater

Transcend the Museum experience into a world of exploration and discovery in our Explorers Theater! Audiences will journey through time and across nautical miles through thrilling high-definition films while gaining a greater understanding of how the waterways truly connect us all!


Dolby digital




$6Non-Members (Adult or Child)
$5Museum Members (Adult or Child)
$2Child 3 and Under

Tickets are in addition to $1 Museum admission
and may be purchased at the front desk.

Expedition Chesapeake, A Journey of Discovery

Run Time: 45 minutes

Showtimes: 10:30 a.m. • 11:30 a.m. • 12:30 p.m. • 1:30 p.m. • 2:30 p.m. • 3:30 p.m.

Expedition Chesapeake, A Journey of Discovery takes you on a stunning giant screen visual journey from New York to Virginia with Emmy Award-winning expedition leader Jeff Corwin. Along the way, you’ll meet animals and people who call this watershed home and learn more about the issues facing the largest estuary in the United States.

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Tickets available for purchase online (coming soon) or at the door


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