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NEW EXHIBIT OPENING NOVEMBER 4, 2017 San Diego, CA (August 25, 2017) – Maritime Museum of San Diego, home to one of the world’s finest collections of historic vessels, opens its latest exhibit, Rum: Sailors, Pirates and Prohibition, Saturday, November 4 in the Gould Eddy Gallery aboard the steam ferry Berkeley at Star of India Wharf. The fresh new interactive, educational and entertaining exhibit tells the story of the new world’s first distilled spirit from its origins on 17th century Caribbean sugar cane plantations to today’s trendy cocktail lounges. Using exhibits, artifacts and 3D displays, visitors will uncover stories of...

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Ahoy, we here at the Maritime Museum of San Diego would like to extend our thanks for stopping by, and being and integral part of this museum. Without our Members, and guests our museum would not be afloat today. On that note we invite you to see thr changes taking place on our website we are in the process of modernizing our web store, so you can buy almost everything we sell in the Gift Store located on board the Berkeley, in San Diego, Ca.  Introducing our latest book, "Swift Boat at War in Vietnam"  which is available for purchase for...

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