Visit St. Mary's County Maryland

Where the Potomac & the Chesapeake meet

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM | Wednesday, August 7, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM | Wednesday, August 21, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Story and Craft Time at the Plantation

Join Historic St. Mary’s City on Wednesday, July 24 at 10:00 a.m. for a new summer program, Story and Craft Time at the Plantation. With the popular Little Explorers on summer hiatus, Historic St. Mary’s City is now offering a bi-weekly storytime to take place at the Godiah Spray Plantation through July and August for their younger visitors. Future dates will be August 7 and August 21.

Designed for children ages 3-5 years, and an accompanying adult, the program will include stories as well as craft and outdoor activities.  Story and craft time is to run from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m.  Admission is $4 per child for non-members ($3 for Friends members) and one accompanying adult visits free.  The fee includes full-day admission to the museum. The program will take place rain or shine. The Godiah Spray Tobacco Plantation is located at 47621 Old Cove Road, Lexington Park, Maryland 20653.

Bring a picnic and spend the day!  For more information, contact  240-895-4980 or email

Historic St. Mary’s City is a museum of living history and archaeology on the site of Maryland’s first capital in beautiful, tidewater Southern Maryland.  For more information about this program or the museum, contact the Visitor Center at 240-895-4990, 800-SMC-1634, or  

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23115 Leonard Hall Dr.
P.O. Box 653
Leonardtown, MD 20650


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