What We Do


As an educational organization, the Colonial Seaport Foundation is dedicated to sharing information about colonial maritime history. We also have a particular love of sharing our knowledgle of the Chesapeake Bay. Colonial Seaport Foundation offers a number of services including :

- Interactive History Presentations

- Home School and Public School Curriculum

- Production Work


Scroll down this page to read more about what we can do for you.

Interactive and living history presentations

How would you like to bring history to life at your next event?

CSF offers the following living-history experiences for children and adults alike:



- Living History Encampment
- 17th and 18th Century Seamanship and Navigation
- Life as a sailor
- Colonial Cooking Demonstrations
- Colonial model building
- Rope Making
- Colonial Weapons and Tactics
- Hands-on Historic Artifact Presentations
Home School and Public School Curriculum

Our S.T.E.M. based Curriculum is consistent with Virginia, North Carolina and Maryland Standards of learning.

Educational courses are offered in:

- 17th and 18th century navigation
- ecology
- trade and commerce
- seamanship and navigation
- simple machines
- colonial cooking and recipes
- rope making
- clothing and textiles
- life of a sailor

Production Work

CSF and our props have been featured in TV and film productions.
The services we offer include:
- colonial era prop rental
- small boat rental
- historic characters (primary and background)
- first person interpreters

CSF is registered 501c3 nonprofit organization. All donations are nonrefundable and tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law

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