Historic Building in Annapolis

Maryland State House

The country's oldest state capitol in continuous legislative use, the grand 1772 State House also served as national capital from 1733 to 1734. The Maryland Senate is in action here from January to April. The upside…
Museum in Annapolis

Hammond Harwood House

Of the many historical homes in town, the 1774 HHH is the one to visit. It has a superb collection of decorative arts, including furniture, paintings and ephemera dating to the 18th century, and is one of the finest…
Historic Building in Annapolis

William Paca House & Garden

Take a tour (offered hourly on the half-hour) through this Georgian mansion for insight into 18th-century life for the upper class in Maryland. Don't miss the blooming garden in spring.
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Chase-Lloyd House

Annapolis has more 18th-century buildings than any other city in America. This includes the Chase-Lloyd House, the latter still partially used as a home for elderly women.
Museum in Annapolis

US Naval Academy Museum

Preble Hall contains the US Naval Academy Museum, featuring artifacts such as the remnants of the famed battleship USS Maine.
Museum in Annapolis

Banneker-Douglass Museum

A short stroll from the State House, this small but worthwhile museum highlights great achievements of Marylanders of African American ancestry. There are permanent exhibits on the likes of US Supreme Court justice …
Monument in Annapolis

Kunta Kinte–Alex Haley Memorial

At the City Dock, the Kunta Kinte–Alex Haley Memorial marks the spot where Kunta Kinte – ancestor of Roots author Alex Haley – was brought in chains from Africa.
University in Annapolis

St John's College

Take a self-guided tour through the grounds. Originally founded in 1696 as the King William's preparatory school, it's one of the oldest institutions of higher learning in the country.
University in Annapolis

US Naval Academy

The undergraduate college of the US Navy is one of the most selective universities in America. The Armel-Leftwich visitor center is the place to book tours and immerse yourself in all things Academy-related. Come fo…
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Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium

Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium is a soccer stadium in Annapolis.