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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...

MMF Milestones
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Donor Boats FOR SALE boats for sale

1974 C&C, 33 foot, very nice
1981 S2 sailboat, 30 foot,
Nauticraft 12 foot, pedal boat,


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Boat Donor Form
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Membership Renewal

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Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel

Follow the link below to get your own copy of the film, on DVD through our online giftshop or at the museum, 482 Main. St., open for the season, Fridays and Saturdays, 10-2.


Purchase Your Own DVD

Coming soon - Klingel History will be featured here soon with additional details added to the History section of The Klingel Project website at gilbertklingel.org.

We are looking forward to short entries about Klingel's life and work, posted by Klingel's daughter, as well as interesting personal tidbits, some unknown facts, and pictures never seen before.




2600+ Local Artifacts oyster can image

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


For online giving through PayPal, click below.