Southern Maryland

Marine Museum Boat Basin
Maryland Office of Tourism

If you’re open for inviting bayside communities and waterfront recreation opportunities, then Southern Maryland is the premiere resort locale you’re looking for. Combine history, culinary delights, and welcoming Marylanders just waiting to show you their towns, and you get unforgettable, undeniable and unbelievable Southern Maryland.


Unspoiled woodlands meet rolling farmland on the banks of the Chesapeake Bay here, in the birthplace of Maryland.

Friend enjoy a toast at Running Hare Vineyard
Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
This Smithsonian affiliate showcases its art in surrounding gardens and makes for an affordable way to spend the day.

Open for Exploration

Maryland Veterans Museum at Patriot Park
Port Tobacco
Port Tobacco Courthouse (1819)
St. Leonard
Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum
Drayden African American Schoolhouse
Port Tobacco
Port Tobacco Historic Village-Stagg Hall (1766)
Christ Episcopal Church (King and Queen Parish)
Lexington Park
Patuxent River Naval Air Museum and Visitor Center
Prince Frederick
Biscoe Gray Heritage Farm Park
Port Tobacco
Thomas Stone National Historic Site