Discovering Wicomico: Local Heritage Sites 

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    Salisbury, MD 21801
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Wicomico County Heritage Map

Greater Salisbury

  • 1. Salisbury University - 1101 Camden Avenue, Salisbury, MD 21801 - Salisbury.edu                                  
Stop by the grounds of SU, enjoy a theater production, or visit the Downtown Salisbury University Art Gallery. Please visit their website for upcoming events and more information.      
   
                                                                        
  • 2. Salisbury City Park & Zoo - 755 South Park Drive, Salisbury, MD 21804 - SalisburyZoo.org                  
Adjacent to Downtown Salisbury, the City Park, featuring Ben's Red Swings Playground and the Salisbury Zoo (Free Admission & Parking) are a great way to spend an afternoon with the kids. The Zoo is open daily from 9:00-4:30. Please visit SalisburyZoo.org for more information.

  • 3. Pemberton Park - 5561 Plantation Lane, Salisbury, MD 21801 - PembertonPark.org
  • 4. Newtown Historic Homes - https://www.facebook.com/NewtownHistoric

Heritage Sites  (Please note: Many of these sites have limited hours or require advanced notification. Please refer to their specific websites for visiting information or other information.)

  • 5. Poplar Hill Mansion - 117 Elizabeth Street, Salisbury, MD 21801 - PoplarHillMansion.org
  • 6. Rockawalkin School - 5561 Plantation Lane, Salisbury, MD 21804 - hmbd.org/marker.asp?marker=3845
  • 7. Spring Hill Church - Memory Lane, Hebron, MD 21803
  • 8. Double Mills - 25815 Gristmill Drive, Mardela Springs, MD 21837 - new.DoubleMills.org
  • 9. Barron Creek Spring House - 413 Main Street, Mardela Springs, MD 21837- BarrenCreekHeritage.org
  • 10. Barron Creek Church - 413 Main Street, Mardela Springs, MD 21837 - BarrenCreekHeritage.org
  • 11. Glass Hill School - 7915 Maple Street, Pittsville, MD 21850 -LowerShoreHeritage.org/africanamerican/glasshill1.html
  • 12. Green Hill Church - Green Hill Church Road, Quantico, MD 21856 -www.AllenHistoricalSociety.org/green_hill.html
  • 13. Camp Upton - Formerly Located in Downtown Salisbury
  • 14. Salisbury Courthouse - Division Street Downtown Salisbury
  • 15. Standpipe - Visible from Downtown Salisbury (located on Lemmon Hill in Newtown District)
  • 16. Main Street Post Office - Main Street Downtown Salisbury
  • 17. Union Station - Elizabeth Street & Railroad Ave. Salisbury, MD 21804
  • 18. Whitehaven Hotel - 2685 Whitehaven Road, Quantico, MD 21856 - WhitehavenHotel.com 
  • 19. Pemberton Hall Plantation - 5561 Plantation Lane, Salisbury, MD 21804 - PembertonHall.org
  • 20. Election House - N. Division Street, Fruitland, MD 21826
  • 21. Mason-Dixon Marker - Rt. 54, Mardela Springs, MD 21837 - BarrenCreekHeritage.org

Museums

  • 22. Passerdyke Cottage - 3474 Allen Road, Allen, MD 21801 - AllenHistoricalSociety.org
  • 23. Perdue Museum - 1011 Camden Avenue, Salisbury, MD 21801 - www.Salisbury.edu/perdue/museum/
  • 24. Eastern Shore Baseball Museum - 6400 Hobbs Road, Salisbury, MD 21804 - ESBHallofFame.org
  • 25. Sharptown Museum - 408 Main Street, Sharptown, MD 21861
  • 26. Edward H. Nabb Center - 110 Power Street, Salisbury, MD 21801 - NabbHistory.Salisbury.edu
  • 27. Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art - 909 S. Schumaker Drive, Salisbury, MD 21804 - WardMuseum.org
  • 28. Whitehaven Schoolhouse - 2740 Church Street, Quantico, MD 21856
  • 29. Adkins Historical Complex - 106 Bratten Street, Mardela Springs, MD 21837 - AdkinsMuseum.com
  • 30. Barren Creek Heritage Center - 413 Main Street, Mardela Springs, MD 21837 - BarrenCreekHeritage.org

African American Heritage

  • 31. Rosenwald School - Old School Road, Mardela Springs, MD 21837 - JohnQuintonFoundation.org
  • 32. C.H. Chipman Cultural Center - 323 Broad Street, Salisbury, MD 21801 - CChipmanCulturalCtr.org
  • 33. San Domingo Community -  San Domingo Road, Mardela Springs, MD 21837 - JohnQuintonFoundation.org
  • Note: Glass Hill School (#11) was originally an African American one room schoolhouse

Railroads

  • Delmar Railroad Museum - 101 N. BiState Blvd., Delmar, DE 19940 - (302) 846-3336
  • Pittsville Railroad Station - Maple Street, Pittsville, MD 21850