Duxbury Bay Maritime School

457 Washington St, Duxbury, MA 02332, USA


Owned By: Duxbury Bay Maritime School

A gateway for all to Duxbury Bay, with educational and recreational programs for children and adults.


The majority of DBMS’s programming takes place during the summer. This includes classes in sailing, rowing, powerboating, windsurfing, SUP & kayaking, and marine science. There are also educational speakers, yoga classes, and social events. The facility is available to rent for private events as well. It was founded in 1997.

This land is within the region of the Patuxet Wampanoag tribe, who for centuries have inhabited the area around the Jones River now known as Duxbury, Kingston and Plymouth.

Trail Description

No trails.

Habitats and Wildlife

Located on Duxbury Bay, this is the perfect place to observe the marine environment.

457 Washington St, Duxbury, MA 02332, USA

Historic Site: No

Park: No

Beach: No

Boat Launch: Yes

Lifeguards: No

Size: 2.5 acres

Hours: Hours vary by season. Check the website!

Parking: Limited on-site parking.

Cost: Access to the property is free. Program costs vary.

Trail Difficulty: No trails.


A modern energy-efficient building houses accessible classrooms, an erg room, Clifford Hall, administrative and commercial offices, locker room facilities and a large garage. The rocking chairs on the back deck overlook Duxbury Bay, and are wonderful place to sit and relax. Tours available by request.

Dogs: No

Boat Ramp: Yes

ADA Access: Yes

Scenic Views: Yes

Waterbody/Watershed: Duxbury Bay / Atlantic Ocean

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