• Purchase a dvd
  • Celebrate 20 years of MMF
  • Buy or donate a Boat
  • Museum is open
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Mathews Maritime Foundation
Working to preserve, present, and participate in the rich maritime and cultural heritage of Mathews, Virginia.


Celebrating 20 years!

We're counting up the years since 1999 when the Mathews Maritime Foundation was formed. New milestones added weekly...

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Donor Boats FOR SALE boats for sale

1974, San Juan 21,
1979 O'Day 23,
Newport Surprise sailboat,


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Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel at Stratford Hall


The next screening of the documentary "The Legacy of Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel" will be August 10, from 10am-12:30pm, at Stratford Hall. This will be a screening and a producers panel. Plan to join us and watch the film at this historic venue.


Follow the links below for more info. You can get your own copy of the film on DVD, through our online giftshop, or at the museum at 482 Main. St. We are open for the season, Fridays and Saturdays, from 10 -2.


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Support the Mathews Maritime Foundation and Museum, and you're helping fund educational programs, restore historic boats, and preserve the maritime history of our county.

Tax deductible donations can be made through connectVA.org or by cash, check, or PayPal.

Our mailing address is:
Mathews Maritime Foundation
PO Box 1201
Mathews, VA 23109


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