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Audio Guide Wins Maryland Tourism Award

The Visit Dorchester Audio Guide is getting a lot of accolades this week! On Nov. 7, it was honored at the Maryland Travel & Tourism Summit (MTTS), where it won the Best Product/Event Award. Just a few days earlier, it was mentioned in an article about the Chesapeake Mural Trail that was on the cover of the Life & Travel section of the Baltimore Sun. Click on the headline to read more.

Partner Spotlight: Spocott Windmill

Heritage Partner Spotlight: Spocott Windmill and Village, a reconstruction of a 19th Century community, makes Dorchester County history readily accessible to the public at no charge while serving as a hub for active historical research that is underway at the site. (Click the headline to read more.)

  • Dorchester County Maryland, the Heart of the Chesapeake on Maryland's Eastern Shore.

Heritage Board Nominations Sought

The Heart of Chesapeake Country Heritage Area is seeking nominations for two at-large seats on the Heritage Area’s Management Board. Both terms are for three years and will begin in January 2020. If you have a passion for preserving Dorchester County’s heritage, please consider this opportunity. (Click headline to read more.)

Heritage Promoters Honored at Reception

The organizers of an event to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the Trans-Atlantic slave trade, a historic preservation non-profit, a community organization dedicated to Harriet Tubman, and a renowned muralist were honored for their roles in helping to preserve and promote Dorchester County’s local culture. (Click headline to read more.)

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