The White House of Havre de Grace Maryland tourist sites

historic site The Concord Lighthouse in Havre de Grace, Maryland where Susquehanna river meets the Chesapeake Bay
Concord Lighthouse

Guest House The White House of Havre de Grace
The White House of Havre de Grace
412 Green Street

vacation with shopping in Havre de Grace antiques, specialty shops, duck carvers
St. John Street shopping


Places to visit

Stroll down the street from The White House of Havre de Grace guest house to restaurants, shops, the Susquehanna River and historic sites. This list includes only some of the recreational activities and historic sites available in Havre de Grace and nearby. Special events are scheduled regularly.

Concord Point Lighthouse

sight see at the Concord Point Lighthouse on the Susquehanna river / Chesapeake Bay. 

The Concord Point Lighthouse marks the spot where the Susquehanna River meets the tidal flow of the Chesapeake Bay. You can climb the stairs to the top of the 36 foot high lighthouse. The lighthouse is open to visitors May through October, 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sunday, and holidays. The grounds are open year-round.

Havre de Grace Decoy Museum

The decoy museum, located on the banks of the Susquehanna River, has an vacation and sight seeing at the Havre de Grace Decoy Museum on the Susquehana Riverextensive collection of working and decorative Chesapeake Bay decoys. Displays feature the work of master carvers and backyard craftsman from the Chesapeake Bay area. There are tours, demonstrations and special events.

 Havre de Grace Promenade

the Havre de Grace Promenade, a boardwalk by the Susquehanna RiverStroll the board walk overlooking the Susquehanna River. Watch the ducks splash, feel the bay breezes and relax while scanning the horizon for boats.

 Cruise on Martha Lewis, a working oyster dredger

Cruise on the skipjack Martha Lewis on the Chesapeake BayTake a one to two hour group cruise or a private charter cruise on the Martha Lewis, a skipjack, a working oyster dredge boat. Week long day camp for children ages 11-15. Check the schedule.

 Skipjack Martha Lewis cruise schedule

 The Susquehanna Lock House Museum

Susquehanna Lock House canal system in Havrede Grace MarylandThis restored lock house is on the banks of the Susquehanna River near the lighthouse. Havre de Grace was once the end of a canal system that extended into Pennsylvania.

 Maritime Museum

Maritime Museum Havre de Grace MD antique boatsThe Maritime Museum on 100 Lafayette Street has exhibits on the area's nautical heritage, antique and classic boats and maritime artifacts. Guided tours by appointment only.

 Havre de Grace Visitor Information

Visitors center located at 450 Pennington Avenue

 BaySail School & Yacht Charter

Sailing while vacationing at The White House guest house at Havre de Grace MDBaySail School & Yacht Charter is approved as a training facility by the American Sailing Association. A full range of sailing instruction from beginner to charter courses is offered. BaySail, located at the Tidewater Marina at the foot of Bourbon Street, also offers sailboats which are available for half and full day rentals. Larger yachts are available for longer charters.

 Bulle Rock Golf Club

A public golf club at 320 Blenheim Lane, Havre de Grace 410-939-8887

Places to visit nearby

 US Army Ordnance Museum of Aberdeen Proving Ground

Military equipment at Aberdeen Prooving GroundArtillery equipment. small arms, military vehicles, aircraft bombs, fire control equipment and armored fighting vehicles

The Susquehanna State Park
Rock Run Grist Mill
Stepping Stone Museum

Rock run Grist Mill at Susquehanna State ParkThe Susquehanna State Park is the largest state park in Maryland with 2,646 acres. There is an old grist mill, a museum, fishing piers, boat ramp, hiking, biking, boating, fishing, wildflowers, bird watching of shorebirds and eagles. There are remains of the Susquehanna and Tidewater canal system.


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 To make reservations call 443-553-7609
Margaret Barrow, proprietor

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412 Green Street, Havre de Grace, Maryland 21078
Phone: (443) 553-7609
Site created by Rosalie Sommer June 24, 2015
Updated June 24, 2015