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.


See website for hours.


Rt 5 and Rosecroft Rd
Visitor Ctr., 18751 Hogaboom Ln
St. Mary's City, MD
Get Directions


Local Phone:
US Toll Free:
  • 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 5 by thW2109VV

March 30, 2022


History everywhere

We spent a day at historic St. Mary. I’d planned on a couple hours, but I was not giving this site enough credit before we got there. The welcome center had a quaint museum, but the grounds were jam...

Read More
Rated 4 by Heather M

February 06, 2022

Heather M

Wonderful Educational Experience for Adults and Kids

I took my daughters here as I know they won't be doing this as a field trip at their school and I had gone on a field trip when I was in elementary school. I did my research on their website, which I...

Read More
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...

Read More

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Rated  based on 146 reviews
based on 146 Reviews
Read all the reviewsWrite a review