Welcome to Annapolis

Welcome to Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, Maryland! Maryland's State Capital, and America's Sailing Capital, is home to the United States Naval Academy and a gateway to North America's largest estuary, the Chesapeake Bay. From on the water activities, rich history and heritage, fine dining options, plenty of lodging accommodation's, and a ton of things to do and annual events, you'll have no problem finding something that sparks your interest.

Ready to plan your trip to Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay? We can help streamline the process for you. Like the personal touch when visiting a new place? Stop by our Visitors Center at 26 West Street in Annapolis or our satellite Visitor Information Booth at City Dock. Our trained volunteer information specialists can answer your questions, make recommendations, provide you with event calendars and brochures, and help map out an itinerary that's perfect for you. Contact us via email, or call 410-280-0445 or toll free at 888-302-2852. The West Street Visitors Center is open daily from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., except on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. 

If we can be of any further help, just let us know. We look forward to seeing you around town!