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Featured Museums & Exhibits

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center

Several packages are offered, including a See ‘N’ Sketch tour of the Garden’s art and nature, a self-guided tour accompanied by a seasonal scavenger hunt, and both staff-guided and self-guided art activities. 13480 Dowell Rd., Dowell, MD 20629. Tel: 410-326-4640. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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African American Heritage House Museum

7485 Crain Hwy., La Plata, MD 20646. 301-843-0371. Artifacts used during the time of slavery; depicts the life and history and contributions of famous African Americans from Charles County. Please call for more information.

African American Schoolhouse Museum

Rt. 297, St. James-Newtown Rd. Worton, MD 21678. 410-810-1416. Showplace of 19th & early 20th-century photographs, oral histories and artifacts of lives/contributions of Kent County's African-American Community. Please call for more information.

African Art Museum of Maryland

11711 East Market Place, Fulton, MD 21044. 301-490-6070. A museum dedicated to collecting, exhibiting, and preserving the art of Africa. Fee.

Boonsborough Museum of History

113 Main Street, Boonsboro, MD 21713. 301-432-6969. Unique collection of historical objects of local and national significance, plus Civil War relics, the evolution of firearms and American Indian artifacts. Fee.

C&O Canal Cushwa Basin Visitors Center

205 W. Potomac St., Williamsport, MD 21795. 301-582-0813. The only place on the canal where examples of major canal structures can be viewed a half-mile stretch. See a lockhouse, turning basin, aqueduct and a Bollman Truss Bridge. Free.

Captain Salem Avery Museum

1418 East West Shady Side Road. Shady Side, MD. 410-867-4486. Circa 1859 historic waterman's home of Captain Avery and his family. Fee.

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

213 N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663. 410-745-2916. Explore an 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse, working boatyard, meet traditional craftsmen, enjoy hands-on activities and discover exhibits detailing the Bay's role throughout history. Fee.