What's Open Now: Attractions

Welcome! Please find below a list of currently open attractions and outdoor spaces in Calvert County during the pandemic. Please check individual attraction websites for hours of operation and guidelines before heading out.

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The following attractions are currently open to the general public in Calvert County:

  1. Annmarie Sculpture GardenAnnmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center
    13470 Dowell Road, Dowell, MD 20629
    P.O. Box 99
    Phone: 410-326-4640 Email

    Located just outside Solomons, Annmarie Garden features a walking path meandering through woods past works on loan from the Smithsonian Institution along with other artful surprises, a children’s natural play space and native gardens. The center hosts exhibits, a unique gift shop, Nature Nook and the artLAB, a creative re-use space. All ages will enjoy events and festivals, hands-on activities, public art programs and a beautiful setting. Pet friendly (leashed) excluding special events.
  2. American Chesnut Land TrustAmerican Chestnut Land Trust
    South Trail: 2650 Scientists Cliffs Road, Port Republic 20676
    North Trail: 676 Double Oak Road, Prince Frederick 20678
    PF2Bay Trail: 105 Vianney Lane, Prince Frederick 20678
    Phone: 410-414-3400 Email

    Twenty-two miles of serene public hiking trails in three locations make this a great place to hike and explore. Guided canoe trips, guided hikes and a volunteer-run donation farm program round out the opportunities for people to connect with the land.
  3. Barn Quilt TrailCalvert Barn Quilt Trail

    The mission of the Calvert Barn Quilt Trail is to connect our community and visitors by promoting Calvert County's agricultural heritage, local history and artistic talent through the exhibition of hand-painted wooden quilt squares on barns and buildings throughout Calvert County.
  4. Calvert Cliffs State ParkCalvert Cliffs State Park
    9500 H.G. Trueman Road, Lusby, MD 20657
    Phone: 443-975-4360 Email

    Hike through this 1,460-acre wooded state park to the majestic Calvert Cliffs on the Chesapeake Bay. Formed over 15 million years ago, the cliffs contain more than 600 species of fossils. Ideal for hiking, picnicking, fishing and fossil hunting. Two-mile walk to the beach. Large tire playground. Information available for pavilion rentals, youth camping or hunting. Limited wheelchair access.
  5. Calvert Marine MuseumCalvert Marine Museum
    14200 Solomons Island Road, Solomons, MD 20688
    Phone: 410-326-2042

    Rich maritime history, local fossils and aquariums of life in the Chesapeake Bay come alive in the only museum on the East Coast that is home to two lighthouses. See skates and rays, hand-crafted model boats, marine engines, wood carvings, aquariums, fossils and Chesapeake work boats. Outdoor exhibits include a boat basin, river otter habitat and a salt marsh.
  6. Chesapeake Hills Golf CourseChesapeake Hills Golf Course
    11352 H.G. Trueman Road, Lusby, MD 20657
    Phone: 410-326-4653 Email

    This 18-hole, par 72 county owned course is just minutes from Solomons. Undulating fairways, elevation changes, water hazards and doglegs make this a favorite. Amenities include driving range, pro shop, lessons and a snack bar.
  7. Cove Point LighthouseCove Point Lighthouse
    3500 Lighthouse Blvd., Lusby, MD 20657

    Experience history at Maryland's oldest continuously working lighthouse. Grounds include the lighthouse tower built in 1828, a 1901 fog signal building and visitor center. The six-bedroom keeper’s home is available as a high-end vacation rental and special events venue. The grounds are open during specific hours and are free to tour. A museum interpreter is on site. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Limited wheelchair access.
  8. Jefferson Patterson Park and MuseumJefferson Patterson Park & Museum
    10515 Mackall Road, St. Leonard, MD 20685
    Phone: 410-586-8501 Email

    Nearly 70 archaeological sites on the property reflect more than 8,000 years of human occupation. Included are a visitor center, exhibit barn, gift shop, hiking trails, a re-created Indian Village and canoe/kayak launch. Also on the grounds is the Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory. Call about scheduling a tour of the facility.
  9. Mellomar Golf Park


    6215 Scaggs Road (Lower Marlboro), Owings, MD 20736
    Phone: 443-532-2460

    This is a regulation nine-hole, par 35 course that also offers a nine-hole, par 27 course. Other offerings include a driving range with mats and grass teeing area. Amenities include pull and golf carts, driving range and lessons.