Key Attractions in Annapolis
See the Best of the Area
Every season in Annapolis will charm you with a myriad of enchantments.
- Spring and summer are filled with Annapolis travel adventures on Chesapeake Bay, garden tours, historical walks, and scenic outdoor excursions.
- Annapolis travel in fall is cozy and charming with colorful foliage, fairs, festivals, Navy football and US boat shows.
- Winter is magical with the glittering shops of the Holiday Stroll, the Eastport Yacht Club's Lights Parade, First Night Annapolis live arts performances and the Annapolis Mardi Gras.
The Maryland State House
91 State Circle
The oldest legislative house still in use, The Maryland State House is where George Washington delivered his resignation speech as Commander of the Revolutionary Army. Relive a moment in history at this national landmark and popular Annapolis tourist attraction.
United States Naval Academy
52 King George Street
Established in 1845 on the banks of the Severn River, this former army fort is the premier college for men and women who want a career serving their country in the US Navy. Learn about the Academy’s history through a guided tour or take a walk on your own around the campus at this attraction in Annapolis.
St. John’s College
60 College Avenue
Discover the college known as the Great Books College, where students read over 130 books during their four-year study.
Children Friendly Activities
Bring the little ones along on a trip they won’t soon forget. Let them explore their artistic side at the Chesapeake Bay Children’s Museum, or set sail on the Pirate Adventure boat tour. Cool off at the Arundel Swim Center or if you’re looking for a thrill ride, visit Six Flags Great Adventure theme park.