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Annapolis by Candlelight

As the air gets crisper and the leaves start to change their color, there is nothing better than taking in Annapolis on foot. On Friday, November 8th and Saturday, November 9th from 5:00 pm-9:00 pm, Historic Annapolis offers the community the opportunity to walk through the historic neighborhoods of…

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Top 4 Events for a Star-Spangled July 4th

With the 4th of July quickly approaching, you might be scrambling to find sparklers, lawn chairs, and hotdog buns. But lucky for you, Annapolis will be buzzing with events and parades for everybody. This 3rd and 4th of July, enjoy Independence Day Fireworks Cruises and step aboard a Watermark Yacht…

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Visit Historic Annapolis' Sign of the Hogshead

You may have walked passed or even visited The Hogshead (43 Pinkney Street) in downtown Annapolis. This early 18th-century building is typical of the modest wood frame structures that housed many colonial Annapolitans. Today, it serves as an interactive, hands-on museum and historic landmark…

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Seeing the Holidays through a Historic Lens

The different ways we celebrate the holidays are rooted in family traditions, religious customs—and history . Every single day in the Annapolis area, we are treated to a wonderful mix of modern times and history, so it’s no surprise the holiday season gives us a chance to experience the same…

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