Tours

Public Tours Departing from the USNA Visitor Center

Start your visit to the United States Naval Academy (1845) at the Armel-Leftwich Visitor Center, where knowledgeable Information Specialists will answer your questions about what there is to see and d...

Museums

Sign of the Hogshead

The Hogshead at 43 Pinkney Street is an early 18th-century building similar to the modest wood frame structures that housed many colonial Annapolitans and new recruits to revolutionary service.  Toda...

Attractions

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

The Smithsonian’s Living Laboratory on the Chesapeake Bay:  SERC is a world-class research institution that shares its science through formal and informal education programs Monday-Saturday 9-4:30 ...

Kayaking & Paddleboarding

Terrapin Adventures

Come join us as we explore the many waterways of the area. We meet at our kayak put in (call us for directions). Many local rivers and lakes with interesting nooks and crannies are just 30 minutes awa...

Attractions

Thanksgiving Farm Winery

Thanksgiving Farm, an estate vineyard and winery, approximately 58 acres in size, is located about 15 minutes south of Annapolis in Harwood.  April through mid-December our tasting room is open mos...

Attractions

U.S. Naval Academy Athletic Association

The Naval Academy Athletic Association, founded in 1891 by Robert Means Thompson, is a 501C3 nonprofit organization whose objective is to "promote, influence, and assist in financing the athletic cont...

Attractions

U.S. Naval Academy Chapel

The iconic dome and architecture of the USNA Main Chapel is a famous fixture in the Annapolis skyline. Standing as a focal landmark in the area, the Chapel remains a point of reference for Midshipmen,...

Museums

U.S. Naval Academy Museum

As one of the most visited attractions of the Academy, the USNA Museum stands as a reminder of our country’s military history and prowess. Welcoming over 100,000 visitors a year, the Museum offers t...

Attractions

U.S. Naval Academy Sports Hall of Fame

Take some time while visiting the United States Naval Academy to check out the USNA Sports Hall of Fame located on the second floor of Lejeune Hall. The Hall of Fame chronicles the Academy’s top ath...

Events & Festivals

U.S. Naval Academy Visitor Center

The United States Naval Academy prepares for a week of tradition, ceremony, and celebration for its graduating class. Commissioning Week involves a full week of celebratory events at the end of May, c...

Tours

U.S. Naval Academy Visitor Center

The Armel-Leftwich Visitor Center of the U.S. Naval Academy is introducing a new narrated riding tour. “A GEM of a Tour” begins and ends at the Visitor Center with one hour and 15 minutes of viewi...

Attractions

U.S. Naval Academy Welcome Center

Visit the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD to see where future officers are educated and trained.  The “yard,” as the lush grounds of the Academy are called, reflects the beauty of Be...