Visit Planning

Planning your Visit . . .

Here are some resources to help you get the most out of your visit to Annapolis, We suggest we start at the Visitor's Center- where we begin and end or 60 minute tour. If you are on foot, the Visitor's Center is located at 26 West St., across the street from Ramshead Tavern. It also has an entrance on the other side of the building, facing Northwest St and the parking garage. If you are driving the adress is 25 Northwest St,

The Visitor's Center is run by the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Visitors Bureau.  Their phone number is 410-280-0445. They are open 9-5 daily and closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.

When you are in the dock area, you can stop by the Information Booth, open from April-October.


  • From Route 50, exit 24A for Rowe Blvd
  • Cross over 2 bridges
  • Stay in right hand lane, which will bend to the right
  • Left at the fork onto Northwest St (follow sign)
  • Next Right into the Alley that leads to the Visitor's Center parking lot.
  • Using a GPS? 25 Northwest St. Annapolis MD 21401

Visitor's Center Parking

The Visitor's Center is served by a pay-to-park surface lot, limited to 2 hours.

Conveniently, next door is Gott's Court Parking Garage.  It is open 24hrs and has over 600 spaces.

Parking Fees:

1 hour or less: $2

1-3 hours - $5

3-4 hours - $9

4-5 hours - $11

6-7 hours - $13

7 hours or more - $15

Sunday 6am - 1pm Free


There is also some opportunity for on-street parking if you get lucky !