The Museum is located in New Richmond, Ohio,
home of the International Cardboard Boat Regatta
and managed by Team Lemon, the nations most
prolific team builder and racers of exotic and
Photos of boats displayed at the museum and in
the races are also highlighted on the Cardboard
Boat Race section of this web site.
The Museum offers classes in building cardboard
boats, student tours, rental options for reunions,
off-site meetings, graduation and birthday parties.
Nominal donations are suggested to support the
museum. A custom designed “paddle wheel
boat” was raffled off prior to the race
in 2009 to support the non-profit museum and
the winner raced and won a Trophy in the NEW “Small
We have 26 Trophies and Race Categories including
speed, the coveted Titanic Award, a crowd
favorite, for the most dramatic sinking and the cardboard man "Iron Man" endurance award, the small stacks paddlewheel award and the snappy dresser for the best team costume. The
race is a family and all age friendly event and
everyone leaves with a big smile.
Race details, past years photos, race categories
and entry forms are posted on the Cardboard Boat
Regatta section of this web site.
The annual race is in New Richmond,
Ohio at 1PM...held during the 3 day,
New Richmond RiverDays Celebration.
A FEW OF THE BOATS DISPLAYED ARE:
Delta Queen replica
Island Queen replica
10 foot Guitar
12 canoe- kayak style boats
A 6 person Steam Locomotive
A 12 foot Dragster
A John Deere Tractor
A coffee cup