News Release, Historic St. Mary’s City

St. Mary’s City, MD- On Wednesday, November 6 at 10:00 a.m., the Little Explorers of Historic St. Mary’s City will have a “gourd” time while exploring the harvest, and the many plants that grow during the fall season. Little Explorers of HSMC is a program designed for preschoolers and their caregivers.

The program will be meeting at Godiah Spray Tobacco Plantation, located at 47621 Old Cove Road, Lexington Park, MD 20653. The program will be rain or shine.

Little Explorers discover the world at Historic St. Mary’s City through storytelling, crafts, songs, and outdoor exploration. Preschoolers, ages 3-5, and an accompanying adult are invited to gather at Historic St. Mary’s City for an hour of adventure, fun, and learning.

The program runs from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m.  Admission is $4 per child for non-members ($3 for Friends members) and accompanying adults visit free. 

The fee includes full-day admission to the museum. For more information, contact Donna at 240-895-4980 or email  

Historic St.  Mary’s City is a museum of living history and archaeology on the site of Maryland’s first capital in beautiful, tidewater Southern Maryland. 

For more information about this program or the museum, contact the Visitor Center at 240-895-4990, 800-SMC-1634, or

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