Upcoming Event

Drayden African American Schoolhouse Open House

Apr 10 recurring event

  • Location: Drayden African American Schoolhouse
  • Time:
    11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Visit one of the nation's best-preserved one-room African American schoolhouses one Saturday of each month. Check out the renovated schoolhouse and learn about its rich history and importance to education in St. Mary's County. Staff will be available at the school during this time to answer any questions and provide information.

The Museum Division also offers special programs for school, bus and other tour groups who would like to visit the site. Visitors who would like to see the schoolhouse outside open house hours can contact Piney Point to arrange a visit at 301-994-1471.

Co-hosted by UCAC - Unified Committee for Afro-American Contributions and the St. Mary's County Museum Division.

Upcoming Dates For This Event:

  • Saturday, August 7
  • Saturday, September 4
  • Saturday, October 2

Drayden African American Schoolhouse Open House

18287 Cherryfield Road
Drayden, Maryland 20630