560 scenic acres along the Patuxent River in Calvert County, Maryland with 9,000 years of documented human occupation from prehistoric times to the present.
Discover local cultural heritage – visit the Indian Village or attend an educational program.
The Visitor Center, Museum Shop, and FAQ Archaeology exhibit are the perfect place to start your journey!
Access the launch site to paddle the beautiful waters of the lower Patuxent River or explore miles of interpretive trails.
Arrange a guided tour of the laboratory or spend a day assisting archaeologists.
Reserve a guided tour of the Patterson house and gardens at Point Farm.
From Points North: From Prince Frederick, follow Rt. 4 South for 3.8 miles. Turn right on Rt. 264, Broomes Island Road. Follow Rt. 264 for 2.2 miles, turn left on Rt. 265, Mackall Rd. Follow for 5.6 miles. Park & Museum entrance is on the right.
From Points West: From Waldorf, follow Rt. 5 South to Hughesville. Take exit at Route 231 East, Prince Frederick Road. Follow for 12.3 miles to Prince Frederick. Follow directions above.
From Points South: From Lexington Park, follow Rt. 4 North for 13.8 miles. Turn left on to Parran Road and follow to its end. Turn left on Rt. 265, Mackall Rd. Follow for 2.8 miles. Park & Museum entrance is on the right.