The “Roots & Tides” Driving Tour App Guides You to South County Heritage
Did you know? There is a lovely rural countryside with rolling farmlands, horses, and lots of authentic heritage, just a few minutes’ drive south of Annapolis. The locals call it “South County.” There is also a Driving Tour App that will take you there! Find out more about the small local heritage societies, the impressive Research Center of the Smithsonian (SERC), the extensive historic site with gardens — and family activities! — known as Historic London Town and Gardens, and more!
South County sites often have limited hours. Here is a summary:
Historic London Town and Gardens: Open Wednesday through Sunday, 10-4:30
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center: Open Monday through Saturday, 9-4
Galesville Heritage Museum, Open Sundays, 1-4
Captain Avery Museum, Open Sundays, 1-4
Historic Village at Deale Area Historical Society, Open Sundays, 1-4 (beginning May)
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