On your way out, check out our What Knots Gift Shoppe!

The gift shop offers a variety of items, including nautical home goods, blown glass items, maritime and local history books, children's books, stuffed animals, CDs, T-shirts, souvenir items and much more!

Children will fall in love with our wooden historical folk toys, Melissa & Doug puzzles and plush animals, books featuring local critters and Bay life, pirate and mermaid gear, and other assorted trinkets.


While the kids are shopping, be sure to check out our selection of books, mugs, and note cards. Sample some of our CDs featuring local and international acts, sea shanties, and songs about our Bay history. Remember your visit to the Maritime Museum and Havre de Grace with a T-Shirt, keychain, or magnet!


For some great deals, take advantage of our 50% off shelf, which is constantly being updated. We've got some stocking stuffers to suit all ages and tastes.Though, our items make terrific presents year-round! Get a jump on holiday shopping now and return throughout the year for unique gifts from the place Where Bay Life Begins.

Gift Shop