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Oxford Museum Review

View displays, models, and pictures of sailboats. Some boats were built in Oxford, site of one of the first Chesapeake regattas (1860). Check out the full-scale racing boat by the door. Other artifacts include the lamp from a lighthouse on nearby Benoni Point, a sailmaker's bench, and an oyster-shucking stall. Docents elaborate on the exhibits, which set the context for a walking tour of nearby blocks.

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  • Address: 100 S. Morris, Oxford, MD 21654-0131 | Map It
  • Phone: 410/226–5122
  • Cost: Suggested donation
  • Hours: Apr.–Oct., Fri.–Sun. 2–5
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  • Location: Oxford

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