Tubman was called "The Moses of Her People" because of her courageous work on the Underground Railroad. She helped more than 300 slaves escape to freedom.
Three historic buildings with interactive exhibits about farm life, industry, timbering, water trades, hunting and trapping and Native Americans and families of the area. Group tours arranged.
Museum offers tours by appointment; literature and video and historical displays of the 19th century related to slavery, Underground Railroad, Civil War and life post Civil War period.
Exhibits include early navigational instruments, ship models, Chesapeake Bay and local maritime memorabilia and maritime history library.
Colonial Cottage (c. 1800) with Civil War history, Victorian schoolhouse (c. 1868), country store and museum WWII (c. 1941-1945). Restored blacksmith shop.
The early 19th-century store was the site of Harriet Tubman's first act of defiance. Offering guided historic and nature tours. Rent bikes, canoes, kayaks.
Chesapeake Bay ship models and waterman artifacts honor the craftsmen and culture of Eastern Shore boatbuilding.
Provides art classes, gallery shows, workshops, performances, an art gift shop and events for youth and adults.
Culinary inspiration comes from the Picardy region of France, infused with local flavors such as crab and oyster.
Well-known for fresh, seasonal fare, select wines and premium draft beers.
Welcoming travelers and local neighbors with Eastern Shore hospitality since the early 1940s. Originally a general store and Sinclair service station. Come enjoy home cooking featuring seasonal food from local providers.
Feasting on the regional cuisine is a must in the Chesapeake Bay area. Offering a variety of dining experiences that can only be discovered here on the Eastern Shore. Renditions of Steak, Blue Crab, Rockfish.
Private Parties, Irish Pub, Pub fare menu, Dinner menu. We offer MD Brews, Specialty Drinks, a fun place to visit. World famous Cream of Crab Soup!
Feasting on the regional cuisine is a must in the Chesapeake Bay area. Offering a variety of dining experiences that can only be discovered here on the Eastern Shore. Renditions of Blue Crab, Rockfish, Soft Shel
Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge
11/12/2015 - 12/3/2015