With 5 water-based state parks, plus motorsports and lots of other outdoor activities, St. Mary's County is your place to play.
Imagine the Possibilities
Find Inspiration Where the Potomac and Chesapeake Meet.
Explore the past, savor the beauty.
What’s there to do in St. Mary’s? If you’re into history, outdoor recreation, or love being on the water, we’ve got you covered. St. Mary's has of the finest colonial sites in the nation, plus War of 1812 and Civil War sites, and a rich maritime history illuminated by our four lighthouses.
Whether you are into art galleries, studios, or the performance arts, St. Mary's County unique art scene is sure to be aesthetically pleasing. Live music events throughout the county range from classical to bluegrass and everything in between.