Dorchester County artifacts, including projectile points, tobacco pipe stems and bowls, wine bottle seals, iron keys, a brass thimble, Native America ceramic sherds, a carved face pendant - and more - are on display for the county's 350th anniversary. (Click the headline to read more.)
If you had a time machine and could travel anywhere in Dorchester County's history, when and where would you go? Students in K-12 to are invited to enter our 350th Anniversary Celebration contest and answer that question in art or in an essay. (Click the headline to read more.)
Heritage Partner Spotlight: For 25 years, the Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester has preserved and promoted Dorchester County’s unique historic and natural resources, highlighting the heritage of wooden shipbuilding and dredging for oysters under sail and allowing its passengers to get to know the traditional life of the waterman. (Click the headline to read more.)
Cambridge was just named one of 15 "Best Small Towns to Visit in 2019" by Smithsonian Magazine! As the magazine explains, "the small towns we've chosen for our 'Best of 2019' have a compelling reason to visit this year in particular...." (Click headline to read more.)
A new mural featuring a powerful image of Harriet Tubman has just been finished and is attracting attention from around the country, with some people moved to tears. On the side of the Harriet Tubman Museum & Educational Center (click on headline for more)...
To celebrate Dorchester County’s 350th anniversary, a new cell phone app has been released, featuring a suite of walking and driving guides that showcase the unique history and heritage of the county. (Click the headline to read more.)