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J.C. Lore Oyster House

Closed Now: 13:00 - 16:00
Open today: 13:00 - 16:00
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A great leson in history of the Area

I did not realize that much of Solomons ecomony was based on fishing and Oyster for the early... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
bob A
Enjoy the history, but needs free oyster samples!

This is a neat old place that allows you to learn about the oyster business for free. There is not... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Brian C
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Lusby, Maryland
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7 Jul 2018
“A great leson in history of the Area”
6 Dec 2017
“Enjoy the history, but needs free oyster samples!”
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14430 Solomons Island Road South, Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons, MD 20688
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

I did not realize that much of Solomons ecomony was based on fishing and Oyster for the early years. This is a great place to learn about the oyster business in southern Maryland.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is a neat old place that allows you to learn about the oyster business for free. There is not a whole lot to it other that pleasant old timers teaching you about what went on in the good ol' days, but the kids love...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

This is a free museum and worth a short stop to get a real taste of an important part of Maryland and Chesapeake Bay history: oyster shucking. There are maps, lots of old photos, and information about the oyster industry. There is a nice place...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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