Celebrate the founding of Maryland at the state’s birthplace at St. Clement’s Island Museum with a ceremony (2PM - 3PM) featuring guest speakers and program.

The museum and water taxi will be operating for visitors prior to and after the ceremony, 10AM-5PM. The event commemorates the first landing of the colonists on St. Clement’s Island – a significant part of the island’s, St. Mary’s County’s and the State of Maryland’s story.

The help celebrate this momentous day in Maryland history, the museum will be hosting award-winning local author Amy Schisler, who will be signing her new book "The Devil's Fortune" (https://amyschislerauthor.com/the-devils-fortune/) from 12 PM - 4PM in the museum building. The Museum Store also carries Amy's children's book, "Crabbing With Granddad." Click here to learn more about this great local author: https://amyschislerauthor.com/meet-amy/

Looking for more Maryland Day fun? On Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 1PM, head to Maryland Day at Historic St. Mary's City where you can partake in the program. Explore the living history site from 10AM to 4PM. More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/795808524084889/



  • Occurs Monday, March 25th, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm


St. Clement's Island Museum

38370 Point Breeze Road
Colton's Point, MD 20626


St. Clement's Island Museum