The Steamboat Era Museum is proud to announce the public phase of the Pilot the Potomac Home campaign with a dollar for dollar $50,000 grant from the Mary Morton Parsons Foundation in Richmond. Every dollar donated after mid-May, will be matched up to $50,000! This grant is one more step in the process of restoring and placing the Steamer Potomac’s Pilothouse, the largest remaining portion of a Chesapeake Bay steamboat, in the Museum. Click Here to read about this exciting grant opportunity!

Help us bring the Pilothouse home to Steamboat Era Museum. This important part of Steamboat history will add a new and exciting layer to our stated mission to keep the memories of the Steamboat Era alive. All donations are welcome; you may choose your custom donation amount below.

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