Directions & Parking

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Please do NOT park in the Eastport Yacht Center across the street from the Museum at any time.


From Downtown Annapolis

Walk

It’s a 20-minute stroll from Annapolis City Dock. Take Compromise Street across the Spa Creek Bridge, turn left onto Severn Avenue, right onto Second Street and go all the way to the end.

Water Taxi

Watermark operates Annapolis Water Taxi service throughout the Annapolis Harbor including Spa Creek & Back Creek. Service throughout Spa Creek operates continuously on demand. Offered Mid May to Labor Day. Weather dependent into the fall. Call VHF channel 68 or 410-263-0033 for service.


From Washington, D.C.

  • Take Rt. 50 to Exit 22 / Aris T. Allen Blvd. / Rt. 665.
  • Stay in left lane. Do not exit onto Riva Road. Continue straight.
  • Rt. 665 expressway ends and becomes Forest Drive East.
  • Continue on Forest Drive East, turn left onto Hilltop Lane.
  • Turn left onto Bay Ridge Ave.
  • Turn right onto Second Street.
  • Continue to end to park on the end of the street.

From Baltimore

  • I-97 South to Rt. 50 East.
  • Exit immediately onto Exit 22 / Aris T. Allen Blvd. / Rt. 665.
  • Stay in left lane. Do not exit onto Riva Road. Continue straight.
  • Rt. 665 expressway ends and becomes Forest Drive East.
  • Continue on Forest Drive East, turn left onto Hilltop Lane.
  • Turn left onto Bay Ridge Ave.
  • Turn right onto Second Street.
  • Continue to end to park on the end of the street.

From the Eastern Shore

  • Take Rt. 50 West to Exit 22 / Aris T. Allen Blvd. / Rt. 665.
  • Stay in left lane. Do not exit onto Riva Road. Continue straight.
  • Rt. 665 expressway ends and becomes Forest Drive East.
  • Continue on Forest Drive East, turn left onto Hilltop Lane.
  • Turn left onto Bay Ridge Ave.
  • Turn right onto Second Street.
  • Continue to end to park on the end of the street.

By Water

Follow the channel markers into Back Creek. McNasby’s will be on your starboard side, between Horn Point Marina and the Eastport Yacht Center. At the present time, our facilities for transient boat visits are limited and day docking privileges are limited to Museum members.


Overnight Accommodations

For a full list of accommodations in Annapolis, head to VisitAnnapolis.org.


Park Campus

Our newest campus, just across Back Creek from the Museum, is located at 7300 Edgewood Road.

To reach the Park from the Museum, take Second Street to Chesapeake and turn left. Continue straight onto Bay Ridge Avenue. After one mile, turn left to stay on Bay Ridge. Turn left onto Edgewood Road and continue for 1.2 miles. The Park will be on the left — look for the lighthouse indicating the entrance to the Park.