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Point Lookout State Park, Civil War Museum & Lighthouse

11175 Point Lookout Road, Scotland, MD 20687

38.06745 -76.33775

(301) 872-5688

Built In 1830 by John Donahoo, Point Lookout stands at the north entrance to the Potomac River. It is considered the oldest of its type in…

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Fish the Bay Charters Saltwater Fishing, Tours & Sunset Cruises

50126 Dove Cove Road, Dameron, MD 20628

38.13079 -76.34351

(301) 904-0935

Fishing charters, Waterman Heritage tours, sunset cruises, lighthouse excursion - Capt. Phil does it all! Great for business outings, school groups, small tour groups, and many…

Water Activities | Water Excursions | Fishing & Hunting | Charter Fishing | Recreation | St. Mary's Heritage | Lighthouses | Ecotourism | Waterman's Heritage

Piney Point Lighthouse Museum & Historic Park

44720 Lighthouse Road, Piney Point, MD 20674

38.13658 -76.52885

(301) 994-1471

The oldest lighthouse on the Potomac was constructed by John Donahoo in 1836.  Located 14 miles up the Potomac River from the Bay at Piney Point,…

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Point No Point Lighthouse

Dameron, MD 20628

38.15235 -76.36939

Completed in 1905 with great difficulty, the octagon-shaped lighthouse stands 52 feet above the water and lies two miles off shore. Accessible by water only.

St. Mary's Heritage | Lighthouses

St. Clement’s Island Museum

38370 Point Breeze Road, Coltons Point, MD 20626

38.22495 -76.75049

(301) 769-2222

This nationally-accredited museum shares the story of Maryland's founding and traces the route of the first brave English colonists who sailed across the dangerous Atlantic Ocean…

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St. Clement’s Island State Park

38370 Point Breeze Road, Coltons Point, MD 20626

38.21056 -76.74585

(301) 872-5688

The original lighthouse was constructed in 1851 on St. Clement’s Island then known as Blackistone Island. The lighthouse burned in 1856 and has since be reconstructed…

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