June 18

The Shop at Farthings Ordinary will open at noon.

On Wednesday, June 19, the museum will be closed in observance of the state holiday Juneteenth.


**Schedule and exhibit availability subject to change**

All daily highlights and demonstrations are included in the cost of general admission (and FREE to members).

Visiting Historic St. Mary’s City?

Demonstrations are 20 – 30 minutes in length.


** The Gunnery demonstration will not take place on June 22.

June 22 is also the date of the annual fundraiser, BeerFest. The outdoor museum will still be open but be aware the State House area will be crowded.


Historic St. Mary’s City also offers daily tours:


Calvert House

11:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday

Experience a behind-the-scenes archaeology tour at the Calvert House dig site located at the Town Center of HSMC. The archaeological work is only the first step with the ultimate goal of creating a cutting-edge interpretive exhibit to be built on and around the Calvert House site.
A costumed interpreter will give an introduction to the site and then an archaeologist will invite the visitors to see the dig site and what they have discovered.

Changing Landscapes

1:00 p.m., Tuesday—Friday

Tour Length: 1 hour 

Changing Landscapes tour will visit the Mill Field, where evidence of both Native occupation and the St. Mary’s Fort has been documented. Through the tour, guests will gain a better understanding of how these two groups interacted with each other over the course of the 1600s

Register at the Visitor Center or The Shop at Farthing’s Ordinary.