Waterfront, Dove to close for dock construction

St. Mary’s City, MD – Construction to build a new dock for the Maryland Dove will begin on Tuesday, October 2, 2018.

Due to safety concerns, the ramp leading to the waterfront, the waterfront area, and the Maryland Dove will be closed to the public until further notice. Weather permitting, the Maryland Dove will be open for tours at the annual Blessing of the Fleet on St. Clement’s Island the weekend of October 6 and 7.

The ship will be open at a temporary location in St. Mary’s City and will only be accessible by museum shuttle on the following dates: October 13 and October 27, and November 3, 2018. For more information, contact the Historic St. Mary’s City Visitor Center at 240-895-4990, 800-SMC-1634,

Historic  St.  Mary’s City is a museum of living history and archaeology on the site of Maryland’s first capital in beautiful, tidewater Southern Maryland.  For more     information about this program or the museum, contact the Visitor Center at 240-895-4990, 800-SMC-1634, or

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