Outdoor exhibits are closed for the winter. Paths and trails are open to the public.

The Shop at Farthing's Ordinary will be open on Saturdays only from January 8 – March 12, 2022. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Welcome to

Historic St. Mary's City

An Outdoor Museum of History and Archaeology
Historic ST.Mary‘s City

We Are

Historic St. Mary's City is one of the premier historic sites in America, a museum of living history and archaeology telling diverse stories on the site of Maryland’s first capital in beautiful, tidewater Southern Maryland.

  • Visitor Exhibits

    Woodland Indian Hamlet

    • 0.43

      miles walk from Farthing’s

    • 0.12

      miles walk from the Visitor Center

    • Mulched

      paths available

    • Acessible

      door ways available

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