Historic St. Mary's City

Historic St. Mary's City re-enactor Photo
Colorful living history and amazing archaeology reveal the past at Maryland's first capital. Explore a colonial plantation, tall ship, a brick chapel and an Indian hamlet.


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Rt 5 and Rosecroft Rd
Visitor Ctr., 18751 Hogaboom Ln
St. Mary's City, MD
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  • ADA Accessible
  • Admission/Tickets Required
  • Educational Resources Available
  • Family-Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Group Tour Rates Offered
  • Group-Friendly
  • Guided Tours/Guide Available
  • Meeting Facilities
  • On-site Dining
  • On-site Motorcoach Parking
  • Pet-Friendly
  • Student Group-Friendly
  • Weddings
Rated 1 by Q6184ZLbillo

October 04, 2021


Disappointment - everything closed.

I was VERY disappointed by my visit to St. Mary's City. We arrived on a Sunday and EVERYTHING was closed. This should be advertised loud and clear on the website so that potential visitors - most...

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Rated 5 by Vangie B

July 26, 2021

Vangie B

Maryland's Hidden Gem

Historic buildings and artifacts are not what makes this place great. What makes this place great is the staff! They're friendly, engaging, knowledgeable, and passionate about history and Saint Mary...

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Rated 4 by The_Wanderer1992

June 13, 2021


Enjoyed Our Time

My husband and I went here on a Saturday afternoon. This is home of Maryland's first European settlement in the 1600s. This was Maryland's first capital until it was moved to Annapolis. This museum...

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