Winter operating hours:

Outdoor living history exhibits are closed for the winter, and will reopen March 12.

The Shop at Farthing's Ordinary is open Saturdays only, 10:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m., from January 6—March 9.

The Visitor Center is open Tuesday—Friday, 10:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m., from January 3—March 8.

The St. John's Site Museum will be closed Friday, March 1 and open Saturday, March 2, 10:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m.

Welcome to

Historic St. Mary's City

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

Who
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

    • Accessible

      door ways available

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