The times and tides of Ocean City, Maryland. Ocean City's museum, the Life Saving Station serves as an historic building displays Ocean City's past & the history of the U.S. Life-Saving Service.
This location at the southernmost end of Ocean City's famed Boardwalk boasts one of the best views of the Inlet and of Assateague Island, along with the sites of the fishing fleet's coming and going.
It's a hub of activity!
See aquariums with local critters, Sands of the World, "A Wreck in the Offing" an exhibit featuring very rare artifacts of US Life-Saving Service, Surf's Up Riding the Wave of Change a chronicle of surfing in OCMD, Laughing Sal and the "Boardwalk of Yesterday" and so much more!
Free summer programs.
(During fall and winter months please call for hours.)
Hours of Operation:
June through September: Daily 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
April, May, October & November: Wednesdays - Sundays 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
December through March: Weekends 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Help us spread the word – The Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum is proud to be a member of the “Blue Star Museums.” Blue Star Museums is a program that offers free admission to participating museums for all active duty, National Guard and Reserve military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day. We SALUTE you all! Thank you for your service.