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Photo By: Historic St. Mary's City
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Photo By: Clark Vandergrift

Maryland Day commemorates March 25, 1634, the day settlers disembarked from two small sailing ships - the Ark and the Dove – onto Maryland soil.

Maryland Day 2019  Weekend Celebration (March 29-31, 2019) in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County features more than 40 events that are FREE or just $1. Celebrate Maryland's Birthday at cultural, heritage and enviromental locations in the Four Rivers Heritage Area (Annapolis, Eastport, Edgewater, Deale and Galesville.)

 

 

1 Maryland Day at Historic St. Mary's City

March 23, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Celebrate Maryland's 385th anniversary with ceremony, pageantry, speeches, and free admission to living history and museum exhibits.


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Location:
18751 Hogaboom Lane
St. Mary's City, MD 20686
240-895-4990


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Maryland Day at St. Clements Island

2 Maryland Day at St. Clement's Island

March 25, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This free events begins at 2:00PM and all visitors enjoy free admission to the museum in celebration of English colonists first landing in Maryland at St. Clement's Island in 1634.


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Location:
38370 Point Breeze Rd
Coltons Point, MD 20626
(301) 769-2222


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Old brick building on the water

3 Maryland Day in Annapolis & Four Rivers Heritage Area

March 29-31, 2019
10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Visit, tour and enjoy over 40 special events at historic homes, museums and cultural sites in Annapolis and Southern Anne Arundel County all weekend with $1 admission (some are free). A perfect weekend to spend with family and friends.


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Location:
25 Silopanna Rd
Annapolis, MD 21403
410-858-5884


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William Paca and Mary Paca tour the gardens

4 Maryland Day: Experience It!

March 30-31, 2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Visit the William Paca House and Garden and find the house full of excitement and conversation as the Pacas and their friends, portrayed by the Annapolis Living Historians, prepare to welcome visiting dignitaries. Experience the wonder of the Old Line State with Maryland-themed crafts and games for visitors of all ages.

On Sunday, take a guided tour of the William Paca House for a special price of just $1 and explore Mr. Paca’s 2-acre pleasure garden. Then be sure to stop by Hogshead for more hands-on living history fun.


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Location:
186 Prince George Street; 43 Pinkney Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
410-267-7619


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Elkridge Furnace Inn Photo By: Jackson Photography

5 Maryland Day History Walk and Period Dinner

March 31, 2019
Walking Tour of the Elkridge Furnace Complex followed by a buffet dinner at our Garden House. The Elkridge Furnace Complex boasts history from European exploration in 1604. It is on the National Register of Historic Places. 


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Location:
5745 Furnace Avenue
Elkridge, MD 21075
410-379-9336


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Featured Places
Patriotic Stars & Stripes
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Location:
18751 Hogaboom Lane
St. Mary's City, MD 20686
Maryland Day at St. Clements Island
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Location:
38370 Point Breeze Rd
Coltons Point, MD 20626
Maryland Day logo
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Location:
25 Silopanna Rd
Annapolis, MD 21403
Celebrate Maryland Day
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Location:
186 Prince George Street; 43 Pinkney Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
Elkridge Furnace Inn logo
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Location:
5745 Furnace Avenue
Elkridge, MD 21075
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