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

Port Tobacco
Port Tobacco Courthouse (1819)
St. Leonard
Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum
Prince Frederick
Calvert Brewery Company Beer Garden
Port Tobacco
Port Tobacco Historic Village-Stagg Hall (1766)
Prince Frederick
Battle Creek Cypress Swamp Sanctuary
CCPS James E. Richmond Science Center
The Dr. Samuel A. Mudd House Museum
St. Leonard
Chesapeake Heritage and Paleontology Tours (CHAPTours)