USS COBIA 81st Birthday Party

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

The Wisconsin Maritime Museum invites you to celebrate USS COBIA's 81st "Birthday Party" on Saturday March 23rd, 2024 from 10am-4pm. Join in the festivities and enjoy living history tours of the submarine, carnival games, a rubber duck derby, and screenings of "Lost and Found: The Search for USS Lagarto". Finally end the party with singing […]

WMMuseum After Dark

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

Are you looking for a fun night out? Why not choose the Wisconsin Maritime Museum as your next date night? Bring your significant other, a friend, or enjoy a solo […]

Think & Drink – Spooky Lakes: Environmental Education Through Art

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

Please join the Wisconsin Maritime Museum on April 4th at 6:30pm for our Think & Drink series presentation "Spooky Lakes: Environmental Education Through Art" with Educator and TikTok creator Geo Rutherford. The featured drink of the night will be Lake Baikal Water Cocktail. Every October Geo Rutherford takes TikTok and Instagram by storm with her […]

USS COBIA Diving Deeper Tour

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

Join Submarine Veteran Greg Miller on an in-depth tour aboard the USS COBIA. Learn what it was really like living and working on a submarine with 80 men for two months. This two-hour tour focuses more on personal stories and less on technology. The cost is $35 for non-members and $30 for Museum members. Space […]

USS COBIA Nook & Cranny Tour

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

Have you ever wanted to see or know more about USS Cobia than what is offered on the regular tour? Get a behind-the-scenes tour of our World War II submarine and explore spaces not usually open to the general public! The cost is $45 for non-members and $40 for WMM members. Space is limited, so […]

Think & Drink – We Do This For The Water

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

Please join the Wisconsin Maritime Museum on May 2, 2024 at 6:30pm for our Think & Drink series presentation "We Do This for the Water" with Siobhan Marks/Zeegwan Noodenese. The featured drink of the night will be Cedar Tea. Josephine Mandamin was an Anishinaabe elder and Water rights activist who walked around the Great Lakes, […]

USS COBIA Diving Deeper Tour

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

Join Submarine Veteran Greg Miller on an in-depth tour aboard the USS COBIA. Learn what it was really like living and working on a submarine with 80 men for two months. This two-hour tour focuses more on personal stories and less on technology. The cost is $35 for non-members and $30 for Museum members. Space […]

SOLD OUT – USS COBIA Nook & Cranny Tour

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

Have you ever wanted to see or know more about USS Cobia than what is offered on the regular tour? Get a behind-the-scenes tour of our World War II submarine and explore spaces not usually open to the general public! The cost is $45 for non-members and $40 for WMM members. Space is limited, so […]

Museum Ships Amateur Radio Weekend

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

The USS COBIA Amateur Radio Club (call sign NB9QV) will be set up in the Crew’s Mess aboard USS COBIA all weekend long, June 1-2, 2024, reaching out to other museum ships and amateur radio fans around the world. Stop by to ask questions and learn about the world of ham radio! For more information […]

Fog Horn Demonstrations

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

The sonic boom of a fog horn can pierce through the thickest fog to warn ships of upcoming hazards. From 11:00am-3:00pm on Saturday June 15, 2024, join the Wisconsin Maritime Museum as Historian Jake Heffernan tells the story of the evolution of the fog horn! Learn about how sirens and diaphones generate sound by chopping […]

Beach Clean-Up

YMCA Beach

Join the Wisconsin Maritime Museum in keeping our waterways clean! We will be hosting a beach clean-up at the YMCA Beach in Manitowoc, Wisconsin beginning at 9:30am on Saturday, June 22, 2024. Gloves and trash bags will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own equipment as well. No registration is necessary, all […]

SubFest 2024

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

SubFest, the Wisconsin Maritime Museum's annual celebration of all things submarine, will be July 4-7, 2024 right here in Manitowoc, Wisconsin! Join us in celebrating the history of the Silent Service, including […]

Chief of the Boat Presentation

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

Join Chief of the Boat (COB) Dan Hubert to learn more about submarine duty and what it was like to be a COB - the senior enlisted person in a submarine! Included with regular Museum admission. Active duty, veteran, and retired military members are free this weekend only. WMM Members are always free! For the […]

Ballistic Missile Submarine History & USS WISCONSIN (SSBN 827)

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

Join Captain Jim Harvey, USN (retired) on Friday, July 5 at 2:00PM to learn about the history of the U.S. Navy's Ballistic Missile Submarines (SSBNs)! This presentation will cover from the Cold War to the newest Columbia-class submarine, USS WISCONSIN (SSBN 827). Included with regular Museum admission. Active duty, veteran, and retired military members are […]

Plein Air Paint Out

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

The Wisconsin Maritime Museum and the Rahr-West Art Museum are thrilled to announce Paint Out 2024! We are so excited to be able to make this annual event happen through […]

Smoke on the Water

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

The ninth annual Smoke on the Water fundraising event for the Wisconsin Maritime Museum will be the evening of Wednesday, August 7, 2024 from at Sub Pub on the Water, the Museum's rooftop bar. Stay tuned for more details and tickets!

Sensory Friendly Evening

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

Museums are for everyone! Join us for a sensory-friendly evening designed for anyone looking for a more relaxed museum experience, no matter their age or ability level, and their families. […]

Pin It on Pinterest

Adult