Maryland Outdoor Living History
Programs and Events
There is always something happening at Historic St. Mary’s City!
Historic St. Mary’s City offers a broad range of programs that immerse visitors in Maryland’s story whatever your age or interest!
Enjoy an outdoor performance on the State House lawn. Join one of our lectures to dig deeper into history. Sift through our hidden treasures at Tidewater Archaeology. Discover past traditions at one of our holiday events. Get behind the scenes on a tour with one of our archaeologists. Join us on an evening hike or spend the night on the Maryland Dove.
Adult Programs – Learn something new and enjoy a night out
Youth Programs – Programs to engage and teach the younger patrons
Family Programs – Bring the whole family and do something fun together
Daily Highlights – Special activities available to all visitors
Little Explorers – Activities for children age 3-5 years
Colonial Kids Workshops – Activities for children ages 5 – 10
Colonial Times Workshops – Activities for older youth and adults
Lectures – Free Topical discussions available to the public
Summer Camps – Special activities for families
Homeschool Days – Special days geared towards Homeschool families
Maryland Day – Celebration of our state founding
May Day – Celebrate the arrival of spring
Beer Fest – HSMC’s annual celebration of brew, food, and music!
Tidewater Archaeology Weekend – Digging up the past
Indian Discovery Day – Discover the land before Maryland
Militia Muster – St. Maries Citty Militia musters again!
Haunted Ship – Visit the “haunted” Maryland Dove
Hearth and Home in Early Maryland – Cooking the colonial way
Colonial Christmas – Annual celebration of the holidays
Holiday Madrigal Dinners – Eat, drink, and be merry
Can’t decide? Look through all of our activities on our complete Calendar.