Saturday in the City Program (subject to change)

When:
June 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
2018-06-09T10:00:00-04:00
2018-06-09T16:00:00-04:00
Where:
Historic St. Mary's City
18751 Hogaboom Ln
St Marys City, MD 20686
USA
Cost:
$10 adult; $9 senior; $6 youth; free to ages 5 and younger, and to Friends members
Contact:
Visitor Center
(240) 895-4990

10:30 a.m.  Take a guided tour of the Leonard Calvert House dig site with a member of our excavation team, and observe our archaeologists in action!  Schedule subject to change, due to inclement weather.  (approximately 10-15 minutes)

11:30 a.m.  Learn about the construction methods and materials – including brains – utilized by the Woodland Indians in the creation of clothing from creatures.  (approximately 30 minutes)

11:30 a.m.  Take a guided tour of the Leonard Calvert House dig site with a member of our excavation team, and observe our archaeologists in action!  Schedule subject to change, due to inclement weather.  (approximately 10-15 minutes)

12:30 p.m.  Discover what friskets, coffins, carriages, garters, gallows, and the devil’s tail have to do with printing and St. Mary’s City.  You might be impressed.  (approximately 30 minutes)

1:30 p.m.  In case of attack by pirates, follow these rules:  1) Whatever you do…don’t make them angry.  2) Refer to rule #1.  Come down to the ship and learn what the cannons are really used for.  Don’t forget to cover your ears!  (approximately 30 minutes)

1:30 p.m.  Take a guided tour of the Leonard Calvert House dig site with a member of our excavation team, and observe our archaeologists in action!  Schedule subject to change, due to inclement weather.  (approximately 10-15 minutes)

2:30 p.m.  How do you become a prosperous colonist in 17th-century Maryland?  Meet a member of the plantation household and find out how to become rich — or, at least — die trying.  (approximately 30 minutes)

2:30 p.m.  Take a guided tour of the Leonard Calvert House dig site with a member of our excavation team, and observe our archaeologists in action!  Schedule subject to change, due to inclement weather.  (approximately 10-15 minutes)