Things To Do With Kids

Whether you’re traveling with toddlers, teenagers, or ‘tweens, chances are Annapolis and Anne Arundel County will have just what you’re looking for. 

Many locals will tell you the best way to experience Annapolis and Anne Arundel County is by boat. There are plenty of options available – from public cruises and sails to stand-up paddle boarding and kayaking adventures, to charter excursions, and water taxi rides. 

Back on dry land, we invite you to take in some history by reserving a driving or walking tour around historic Annapolis or the United States Naval Academy. Hit the trails at our local parks, or swim and fish at Sandy Point State Park. Outdoor tours of Historic London Town and Gardens and the William Paca Garden will introduce your crew to the movers and shakers of colonial Annapolis. 

The Maryland State House is also open for tours even though you may have noticed that it is undergoing a little facelift at the moment. The Banneker-Douglass Museum, named for Benjamin Banneker and Frederick Douglass, is dedicated to preserving Maryland's African American heritage and serves as the state's official repository of African American material culture. 

Choose your adventure and reach out to one of our destination experts for more information as you plan your stay in Annapolis & Anne Arundel County.


Whether your family prefers the bustle of a thriving downtown or the quiet countryside, you'll find plenty to discover at Annapolis and Anne Arundel County.