Historic St. Mary’s City’s living history exhibits are closed for the winter, and will reopen March 14, 2023.

The museum Visitor Center is closed beginning December 1, 2022, and will reopen January 4, 2023.

The Shop at Farthing's Ordinary is open for your holiday shopping needs Tuesday—Saturday from 10:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m. through December 17, 2022.

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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