REI Tours


REI Heritage Tours

 (Guided Tours by appointments only)
Call Royce L. Sampson-

Tour Director
(410) 820-8350 (office)
 (410) 820-4380 (fax)

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or contact

Dorchester County Department of Tourism

2 Rose Hill Place, Cambridge, MD 21613





 Explore and Experience
Maryland’s Eastern Shore


Harriet Ross Tubman (1822-1913) Internationally-known former slave and freedom fighter who led many slaves to freedom on the Underground Railroad.

The Harriet Tubman Historic Marker is located at the former site of the Brodess Farm in Bucktown, Maryland which is the childhood home of Harriet Tubman. Established by the Civil War Centennial Commission.

Bazzel United Methodist Church is located in Bucktown, Maryland. Although the church was officially organized in 1876, the local community has met and worshipped here since the old days of slavery.

Long Wharf was an important port in the 19th century where people, goods, and information traveled by boat. By following the Choptank River to its head, runaway slaves came within a day’s travel to the Underground Railroad stations in Delaware.

Stanley Institute (Rock School) was founded in 1865. It was the first community-owned school in Dorchester County, and it was one of the state’s first Black schools. Recognized by the National Register of Historic Places.

Harriet Tubman Memorial Gardens is a memorial honoring Harriet Tubman and some of the runaway slaves she helped lead to freedom. Located along Route 50 in Cambridge, Maryland.

Waugh United Methodist Church
is a historic site that is known as one of the oldest Black congregations on the Eastern Shore. Founded in 1826.

Bethel A.M.E. Church was originally built in 1870. In 1879, Rev. Grenage and some of his members replaced the wooden structure with a brick structure. Through the years, Bethel A.M.E. Church has been very instrumental in the struggle for justice and equality in Cambridge, Maryland.

 (Guided Tours by appointment only)
Royce L. Sampson-Tour Director
(410) 820-8350 (office)
 (410) 820-4380 (fax)

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