Our Bed and Breakfast is located a short drive from Annapolis, Maryland.  If you're looking for some unique local experiences, we recommend the following:

 
City of Annapolis
   Downtown Annapolis, Our State Capital

 

www.hometownannapolis.com/tour.html

 

Here you will start off with a map of the downtown area to orient yourself and a list of places to visit and/or tour.  You can schedule a walking tour of the city or State House, find out what you'll see at the Annapolis City Dock, and see what restaurants are in the area. 

 

Bay Dreaming's Guide to the Chesapeake Bay

www.baydreaming.com/annapolis.htm

Just about everything Annapolis and Bay related.  Find links to area entertainment and shows.  Catch a show a Rams Head Tavern, or check out the galleries downtown.  Links to museums, attractions, dining, music and performing arts, tours, shopping, and events.

Looking for Maryland Crabs?  Check out Buddy's Crabs and Ribs located on the City Docks!

 

United States Naval Academy

http://www.usna.edu/visit.htm : the official visitor's page for the US Naval Academy.

www.navyonline.com : the official gateway to the United States Naval Academy for tours and online shopping.

 

Ghosts of Annapolis Tours

 

If you're interested in local lore, try to schedule a Ghosts of Annapolis Tour (www.ghostsofannapolis.com)!  Go on a lantern-led ghost walk through downtown with your family, or if you dare (and you are over 21 years old), try the "raucous romp through four of our most haunted pubs on our Haunted Pub Crawl!"

 

Tickets are required, and tours are usually on a Friday or Saturday.

 

Official Page of The Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau

  http://www.visit-annapolis.org/visit.shtml

Another excellent site dedicated to Annapolis and Anne Arundel County.  Click on "Plan a Visit," then click on any one of the links to find everything from places to dine, events, attractions, boat charters, golf and more!

 

   
     
Boating

Chesapeake Bay Fishing Charter Directory

www.baydreaming.com/fishingcharters.htm

 

Upper Bay Charters Captains Association, Inc.

www.baycaptains.com

 

These two website directories include lists of fishing charter boats and head boats operating in the Chesapeake Bay area. There are lots of charter captains out there who can take you out for a fun and productive day of fishing on the Bay. 

 

When you visit the website, the closest charters are in Deale or Galesville (approximately 7 - 10 minutes away from Butterfly Fields).

 

   
Shopping

 

The Annapolis Harbour Center

An excellent selection of shops and specialty stores.  Visit their website www.annpolisharbourcenter.com to see their store directory, location, special events, and more.  Some of the stores include: Crown Theaters, South Moon Under, Starbucks, Barnes & Noble, The White House and Black Market, and Whole Foods.  To visit individual store websites, go to the Annapolis Harbour Center's Directory section.

 

The Annapolis Mall

 

The Annapolis Mall (www.westfield.com) includes such stores as: Nordstroms, Lord & Taylor, Abercrombie & Fitch, Banana Republic, Bebe, Coach, Pottery Barn Kids, Williams-Sonoma, Victoria Secret, and many, many more.  Here you will also find a Crowns Theaters that has stadium seating (see our movies section above).

   
Annapolis Dining

Annapolis is home to eclectic dining experiences.  Whether you want to experience Maryland blue crabs for the very first time, local fish from the Chesapeake Bay, or dine on an ethnic cuisine, Annapolis has a restaurant that will match your appetite!

Can you believe that Annapolis has over 290 restaurants?  When starting to develop this page, we became aware that there was no way we could list all our favorite restaurants!!  DiningGuide does a beautiful job of laying out all of your dining options in their easy to navigate website.

 

 

 

 

Since 1989, the Rams Head Tavern has served the freshest food possible, preparing each menu item from scratch, daily. Their steaks are aged Black Angus beef and they use fresh (never frozen) chicken, fish and crab.

In addition to a fabulous dining experience, their stage offers an intimate concert experience!

 

The Wild Orchid

A unique dining experience!

 

Looking for an Annapolis seafood restaurant or a chance to try some of Maryland's famous crabs?  There are many great restaurants to choose from!  Click here for a listing of seafood restaurants and reviews in Annapolis.

Chick and Ruth's Delly

Chick and Ruth Levitt moved from Baltimore to Annapolis with their three children in August of 1965. In taking over a sandwich shop on Main Street, Chick was to institute something that had diminished through the years. Most people had forgotten and young people have never known the "Ma & Pa" establishments.  This Annapolis delicatessen is popular with Annapolis locals, legislatures, boaters, and tourists of all ages.

 

Les Folie's famous raw bar.

Les Folie

Les Folie features fresh seafood daily, with recipes from various regions of France, such as Paris, Lyon, Gascony, Britany, Provence and Alsace.

Les Folies has the largest Raw Bar in the Washington/ Baltimore Area (4 to 6 varieties of oysters from the east, west and the Gulf, Langoustines, clams, Taylor Bay Scallops, Maryland Crabs, Fresh Stone Crab Claws, Lobsters and Perrywinkles).

 

   
   
   
   
   
   
Horses
 
     
Movies

If you are interested in seeing a movie, there are excellent theaters in Annapolis and Bowie.  We recommend using www.moviefone.com to find, and even purchase, movie tickets.  Go to the "showtimes" section and click on "theaters near me."  Enter our zip code: 20711 to pull up the locations of the nearest theaters.

There two theaters that have stadium seating in our area are:

Crown Annapolis Mall Cinema

2002 Annapolis Mall, RT 450, Annapolis, MD 21401
Theater Express Code: 803

 

Regal (Hoyts) Bowie Crossing Cinema 14

15200 Major Lansdale Blvd, Bowie, MD 20716

 

The third theater near us is in the Annapolis Harbour Center:

 

Crown Annapolis Harbour Center

2474 Solomons Island Road, Annapolis, MD 21401
Theater Express Code™: 804

 

     
     

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