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Maritime Day – San Mateo County History Museum
April 27 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
San Mateo County History Museum
Date & Time: Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: 2200 Broadway, Redwood City, CA
On Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m., the San Mateo County History Museum will present its 12th Annual Maritime Day. This FREE event highlights the “Charles Parsons’ Ships of the World” exhibit gallery that features 24 model ships hand crafted by expert model maker Charles Parsons. Children will be invited to design their own model ships, make cargo, create miniature lighthouses and learn about knot tying.
This year’s Maritime Day is being organized in conjunction with the San Mateo County STEAM festival to be held on Courthouse Square, just in front of the History Museum. The activities introduce kids and adults to STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) through fun experiments, speakers and demonstrations. The different activities will be both within the History Museum and on Courthouse Square. The History Museum is located at 2200 Broadway in Redwood City. For information go to www.historysmc.org or call 650-299-0104.