Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
813 S Boardwalk
Ocean City, MD 21842
Phone: 410-289-4991
Email: curator@ocmuseum.org
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Take some time to reminisce with our Ocean City Memories or let yourself travel back through time to join the heroic Surfmen of the US Life-Saving Service on a rescue mission. Preview some of our exhibits or look up family history in our genealogy section.
 
When in Ocean City, Maryland join us by taking a tour of the Life-Saving Station Museum. You’ll find captivating exhibits featuring the history of the U.S. Life-Saving Service and Ocean City History. We also have on display a Mermaid Collection, Shipwreck Artifacts, Sands of the World, and Bathing Fashions. Aquariums featuring local marine life are a favorite for young and old alike. There is something here for everyone. The meticulously restored building that was once scheduled for demolition, is now a monument to Ocean City History.
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Events
August 5 `15
Maritime Knot Tying
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
For the 23rd year our fabulous Coast Guard Auxiliary Members instruct attendees on how to tie many different and useful knots from a bowline to how to correctly secure a cleat. This is a great program for families!
August 5 `15
Free Summer Family Programs
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Gather outside the Ocean City Lifesaving Station Museum on the south end of the Boardwalk to learn fun facts and topics. 
 
Learn about different subjects each day.  Topics include beach safety, aquarium feeding, knot tying, Ocean City history, and all about sharks.
 
This free family program is available every day from July 6 through August 29 at 10am. 
 
For more information, contact Sandy at 410-289-4991 or email sandy@ocmuseum.org. 
 
August 7 `15
An Island Tail
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Join Kelly Taylor, Science Communicator at Assateague Island National Seashore, as we unlock mysteries surrounding Assateague’s most popular residents – the wild horses! We’ll discover clues revealing answers to questions like: Where did the wild horses come from? Where are all the new foals? Why can’t I pet the wild horses?
August 8 `15
Aquarium Feeding
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Come inside the Museum to watch as the critters in the Aquarium receive their morning meal. 
August 9 `15
Diary of a Reptile
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Delmarva Discovery Center in Pocomoke presents "Diary of A Reptile." See and learn about turtles, snakes and other reptiles that live here on the Delmarva Peninsula. All are welcome. 
August 10 `15
Beach Safety
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Learn about the semaphore flags, fun things to do on the beach and how to stay safe from the experts. This is an excellent program for the family to enjoy!
August 11 `15
Ocean City Before Condominiums
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Learn about the "small town" of Ocean City and how visitors arrived via train, automobile or horse and wagon. This program is designed for adult history buffs or anyone with an interest in Ocean City history.
August 12 `15
Maritime Knot Tying
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
For the 23rd year our fabulous Coast Guard Auxiliary Members instruct attendees on how to tie many different and useful knots from a bowline to how to correctly secure a cleat. This is a great program for families!
August 14 `15
An Island Tail
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Join Kelly Taylor, Science Communicator at Assateague Island National Seashore, as we unlock mysteries surrounding Assateague’s most popular residents – the wild horses! We’ll discover clues revealing answers to questions like: Where did the wild horses come from? Where are all the new foals? Why can’t I pet the wild horses?
August 15 `15
Aquarium Feeding
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Come inside the Museum to watch as the critters in the Aquarium receive their morning meal. 
August 16 `15
Diary of a Reptile
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Delmarva Discovery Center in Pocomoke presents "Diary of A Reptile." See and learn about turtles, snakes and other reptiles that live here on the Delmarva Peninsula. All are welcome. 
August 17 `15
Beach Safety
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Learn about the semaphore flags, fun things to do on the beach and how to stay safe from the experts. This is an excellent program for the family to enjoy!
August 18 `15
Ocean City Before Condominiums
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Learn about the "small town" of Ocean City and how visitors arrived via train, automobile or horse and wagon. This program is designed for adult history buffs or anyone with an interest in Ocean City history.
August 19 `15
Maritime Knot Tying
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
For the 23rd year our fabulous Coast Guard Auxiliary Members instruct attendees on how to tie many different and useful knots from a bowline to how to correctly secure a cleat. This is a great program for families!
August 21 `15
An Island Tail
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Join Kelly Taylor, Science Communicator at Assateague Island National Seashore, as we unlock mysteries surrounding Assateague’s most popular residents – the wild horses! We’ll discover clues revealing answers to questions like: Where did the wild horses come from? Where are all the new foals? Why can’t I pet the wild horses?
August 22 `15
Aquarium Feeding
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Come inside the Museum to watch as the critters in the Aquarium receive their morning meal. 
August 23 `15
Diary of a Reptile
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Delmarva Discovery Center in Pocomoke presents "Diary of A Reptile." See and learn about turtles, snakes and other reptiles that live here on the Delmarva Peninsula. All are welcome. 
August 24 `15
Beach Safety
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Learn about the semaphore flags, fun things to do on the beach and how to stay safe from the experts. This is an excellent program for the family to enjoy!
August 25 `15
Ocean City Before Condominiums
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Learn about the "small town" of Ocean City and how visitors arrived via train, automobile or horse and wagon. This program is designed for adult history buffs or anyone with an interest in Ocean City history.
August 26 `15
Maritime Knot Tying
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
For the 23rd year our fabulous Coast Guard Auxiliary Members instruct attendees on how to tie many different and useful knots from a bowline to how to correctly secure a cleat. This is a great program for families!
August 28 `15
An Island Tail
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Join Kelly Taylor, Science Communicator at Assateague Island National Seashore, as we unlock mysteries surrounding Assateague’s most popular residents – the wild horses! We’ll discover clues revealing answers to questions like: Where did the wild horses come from? Where are all the new foals? Why can’t I pet the wild horses?
August 29 `15
Aquarium Feeding
Ocean City Life Saving Museum
Come inside the Museum to watch as the critters in the Aquarium receive their morning meal. 
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