Sat, Jun 11, 2016
St. Clement’s Island Heritage Day - Free Admission
Location: Saint Clement's Island Museum
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM (05:00 Duration)
Posted By: Museum Division
Discover St. Clement’s Island State Park and its history as the site of Maryland’s first colonial landing in 1634. Kids will enjoy free watermelon and playing heritage games. Historic St. Mary’s City will present the Native American Woodland Indians with a hands-on exhibit. Re-enactors Mike and Virginia Barbour will portray the colonial land owner Dr. Thomas Gerard and his daughter Elizabeth. Re-enactor Pete Woodside will discuss life as the keeper of Blackistone Lighthouse.
This free event invites everyone to visit the St. Clement’s Island Museum and enjoy free museum admission as well as free boat rides to St. Clement’s Island State Park for a day of history, fun activities, interesting exhibitor, and scenic waterside vistas. The last boat ride to the island will leave the museum pier at 2p.m. and the last boat back to the mainland from the island will be at 3 p.m.
Printed from the So. Md. Online Community Calendar