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.


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

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

Woodland Indian Hamlet

A witchott, or longhouse, clad with locally harvested grasses in Southern Maryland

Witchott or Longhouse

HSMC staff demonstrating how to use a spear throwing tool

HSMC Staff Demonstration

HSMC staff person teaches a young visitor how to start a fire with a bowdrill

HSMC Staff Demonstration

Visitors learning how the Yaocomoco people smoked and dried food

Visitors learning about the Yaocomoco people


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

18751 Hogaboom Lane
St. Mary's City , 20686

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