Things to Do Museums

Wiley H. Bates Legacy Center, Inc.

1101 Smithville Street, Unit T-17, Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 263-1860

About Wiley H. Bates Legacy Center, Inc.

"The Wiley H. Bates Legacy Center and Memorial Courtyard is the centerpiece of the $27 million dollar Bates Heritage Park which opened in a public celebration, September 2006. The Legacy Center is dedicated to preserving and presenting the history of Wiley H. Bates High School, formerly (1933 to 1966) the only high school for African Americans in Anne Arundel County. It is a unique cultural arts heritage museum displaying historical documents and collections that preserve the "Bates Spirit" that yet lives."



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- Sunday


- Monday

Walk-ins and By Appointment

- Tuesday

Walk-ins and By Appoinment

- Wednesday

10 am - 3 pm

- Thursday

10 am - 3 pm

- Friday

10 am - 3pm

- Saturday

By Appointment

- Payment Methods Accepted


- Bus Parking

- Free Parking