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Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art

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Beautiful Art

Lifelike is an understatement. The lost art of carving is on display in all forms of wildlife... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mikeywwes
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Salisbury, Maryland
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Great for visitors and locals alike

Great for visitors and locals alike. This museum was of a caliber of those in larger cities. Very... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
jmgrier
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Los Angeles, California
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909 S Schumaker Dr, Salisbury, MD 21804-8722
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lifelike is an understatement. The lost art of carving is on display in all forms of wildlife. Beautiful setting on Schumaker Pond.

Thank mikeywwes
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Great for visitors and locals alike. This museum was of a caliber of those in larger cities. Very impressive exhibits; easy to spend an hour or two there.

Thank jmgrier
Reviewed 26 June 2018

history does repeat good to have the information on hand nice place to relax and think, cool place for children

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This place is great! My friend was visiting and asked if we could visit there, after she had read about it. I expected to be throughly bored, but was fascinated by the works of these men! Quite a few artists, decoys, and paintings! Cute little...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

If you are a fan of the talent of seeing these hand carvings, this is a must for you to go to. the museum is full of so much history and art. a fun day!

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

A wonderful day at the ward Museum if you like Wildlife ducks and other wildlife animals the ward museum is a place to go very interesting

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Wonderful displays of carved birds. Very eclectic medium. Some whimsy some perfect in detail. Learn about the environment and how the waterfowl fit into it. This is a great adventure for the entire family. Wow, entertainment and education wrapped into one.

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 11 November 2017

What a fun day we had at the Ward Museum attending their Delmarvalous Festival! Free Admission was offered for the event, allowing us to enjoy touring their permanent galleries, and the special activities for the Festival. For the children, they offered Birdhouse Painting, Making a...More

Thank DLN310
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This museum is located on a natural pond which is a perfect setting for a wildfowl art museum. The exhibits really showcase the wildlife found on the eastern shore of Maryland and the area of the Chesapeake Bay. They include carvings of birds and other...More

Thank bethie44
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Whenever we have guests come to visit, we try to take them to the Ward Museum. Their videos provide great background information on the ecology and animal life of the Chesapeake Bay and Delmarva. The wildfowl carvings and artwork are outstanding, We also enjoy browsing...More

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