Reedville Fishermen’s Museum reopens Apr. 2

The Reedville Fishermen’s Museum, 504 Main Street, Reedville, will reopen for the 2022 season on Saturday, April 2.

The museum will be open from 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Opening day activities will include a sale in the Museum Shop and the running of model trains from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

The museum also will debut a new exhibition, Then and Now—The Intrepid Boats of the Chesapeake in the Watermen’s Gallery. This exhibit examines the history of the fishing industry in the Chesapeake Bay from 1608 to the present.

“There’s nothing quite like Chesapeake Bay vessels. With names like pungy, bugeye, skipjack and deadrise, these boats are enterprising and resourceful and are as varied as the watermen they serve….