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*Please note: If you are interested in a tour, explore the tour providers and options below. Dorchester Tourism ( does not offer tour services. 

Step back in time…imagine the life of slaves and the challenges Harriet Tubman overcame in the pursuit of freedom. Listen to the chitty-chitty-bang-bang of the last operational mother of pearl button machinery in the United States. Enjoy a cruise as you learn about the life of the watermen, the history of a seaport community and tour a crab processing plant. Meander along Wildlife Drive at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge and stop in their Visitor Center and gift shop. Enjoy walking tours in historic communities, and driving tours to quaint waterfront villages and our islands all in the Heart of the Chesapeake.