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

St. Leonard
Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum
Prince Frederick
Calvert Brewery Company Beer Garden
CCPS James E. Richmond Science Center
Prince Frederick
Battle Creek Cypress Swamp Sanctuary
Prince Frederick
American Chestnut Land Trust
Drayden African American Schoolhouse
St. Leonard
Patuxent Environmental & Aquatic Research Laboratory (PEARL)
St. Leonard
Chesapeake Heritage and Paleontology Tours (CHAPTours)