The Ships

Located in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, our exhibits celebrate over 200 years of Maryland's naval and maritime history. Visit us to explore the vessels, see the range of artifacts, and take part in our educational activities or special events.

USS Constellation

Take a step back in time on this U.S. Navy sloop-of-war, the only surviving ship from the Civil War Era and Baltimore Inner Harbor’s Crown Jewel.

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LV116 Chesapeake

Considered to be one of the most efficent lightships of its time, the Chesapeake guided maritime traffic along the Chesapeake Bay for over 20 years.

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USS Torsk

Thought to be the foundation of the U.S. Navy’s submarine force, USS Torsk patrolled and torpedoed enemy ships off the coast of Japan.

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USCG Cutter 37

A U.S. Coast Guard Cutter with over 50 years of extensive service in war and peacetime, the USCG Cutter 37 is one of the most famous of its class built.

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Seven Foot Knoll Lighthouse

Used as a navigation aid for ships in the mid 19th century, this screw-pile lighthouse displays the isolated lifestyles on men and women at sea.

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