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.


Your experience awaits at Historic St. Mary’s City! As you arrive on the outdoor grounds, travel the same paths of those that were here over three hundred years ago. Download your copy of our exhibits map below.

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  • Brick Chapel (ca. 1667) stands as a symbol of religious tolerance in early Maryland.
  • State House of 1676
  • Garrett Van Sweringen's sympathetically recreated "private inn" on its original foundation
  • Mackall Barn
  • St. John's Site Museum
  • The Struggle for Freedom Exhibit at the Brome Quarter
  • Visitor Center
  • A HSMC staff member is demonstrating how to tan a deer hide in a manner similar to how Native Americans living around the Chesapeake Bay
  • Weeding in the Garden at the Godiah Spray Tobacco Plantation