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Exploring the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Byway

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  • Dorchester Visitor Center

1. Dorchester County Visitor Center

Information and Orientation for the Journey
2 Rose Hill Place
Cambridge, MD 21613
Open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
410-228-1000
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www.VisitDorchester.org
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2. Harriet Tubman Memorial Garden

Honoring Harriet Tubman
U.S. 50 at Washington Street
Cambridge MD 21613
Open daily, dawn to dusk
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3. Dorchester County Courthouse

Challenging Slavery
206 High Street
Cambridge, MD 21613
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4. Long Wharf

Portal to Slavery – Gateway to Freedom
Water Street
Cambridge, MD 21613
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5. Harriet Tubman Museum and Educational Center

Keeping the Flame Alive
424 Race Street
Cambridge, MD 21613-1836
410-228-0401
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www.harriettubmanorganization.org
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6. Stanley Institute

School of Determination
MD Route 16
Cambridge, MD 21613
410-228-6657
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7. Church Creek

Crosscurrents of Slavery and Freedom
Church Creek, MD
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8. Malone’s Church

Early Church
White Marsh Road
Madison, MD 21648
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9. Madison

Roots of Family and Community
MD Route 16 and Madison Canning House Rd.
Madison, MD 21648
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10. Joseph Stewart’s Canal

Danger and Drudgery in the Marshes
MD Route 16 and Parsons Creek
Taylors Island, MD 21669
DRIVE-BY ACCESS ONLY
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11. New Revived United Methodist Church

4350 Smithville Road
Taylors Island, MD 21669
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12. Buttons Creek

The Art of Disguise
MD Route 335 and Blackwater River
Church Creek, MD 21622
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13. Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center

Honoring a Hero
4068 Golden Hill Road
Church Creek, MD 21622
Open daily, 9am-5pm
410-221-2290
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14. Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge

Timeless Landscapes
2145 Key Wallace Drive
Cambridge, MD 21613
410-228-2677
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15. Little Blackwater Bridge

Key Wallace Drive and Little Blackwater River
Church Creek, MD 21622
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16. Brodess Farm

Harriet Tubman’s Childhood Home
Greenbrier Road
Bucktown, MD 21613
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17. Bucktown Village Store

Site of Harriet Tubman’s First Act of Defiance
4303 Bucktown Road
Bucktown, MD 21613
410-901-9255
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18. Bestpitch Ferry Bridge

Marshland Secrets to Escape
Bestpitch Ferry Road and Transquaking River
Bucktown, MD 21613
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19. Scott’s Chapel

Bucktown Road
Bucktown, MD 21613
DRIVE-BY ACCESS ONLY
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20. Pritchett Meredith Farm

Betrayed by a Black Underground Railroad Conductor
Bestpitch Ferry Road
Bucktown, MD 21613
DRIVE-BY ACCESS ONLY
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21. Faith Community United Methodist Church

Faith United Methodist Church and Rev. Sam Green
509 Railroad Avenue
East New Market, MD 21631
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22. Jacob and Hannah Leverton Home

Station House of Quaker Underground Railroad Agents
3531 Seaman Road
Preston, MD 21655
410-673-1910
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23. Linchester Mill

Enslaved and Free Blacks Working Side by Side
Route 331 and Linchester Road
Preston, MD 21655
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24. Choptank Landing

Site of Harriet Tubman’s Most Daring Rescues
Choptank Road at Choptank River
Preston, MD 21655
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25. Mount Pleasant Methodist Episcopal Cemetery

Secret Meeting Place
2246 Marsh Creek Road
Preston, MD 21655
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26. Jonestown

Route 16 Harmony Road
Preston, MD 21655
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27. Webb Cabin

Typical African-American Home
Grove Road
Preston, MD 21655
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28. Gilpin Point

Sailing Away to Freedom
Holly Park Drive
Harmony, MD 21655
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29. William Still Interpretive Center

Tragedy and Triumph on the Road to Freedom
4-H Park, Detour Road
Denton, MD 21629
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30. Caroline Courthouse

Site of Slave Auction and Jail
Courthouse Square
Denton, MD 21629
410-479-2055
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31. Moses Viney/Daniel Crouse Memorial Park

Challenging Slavery
5 Crouse Park
Denton, MD 21629
410 479-2050
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www.carolinemd.org
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32. Denton Steamboat Wharf

Once Thriving Port
10219 River Landing Road
Denton, MD 21629
410-479-0655
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33. Tuckahoe Neck Meeting House

Quakers as Underground Railroad Agents
Meeting House Road
Denton, MD 21629
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34. Adkins Arboretum

Typical Woodland and Marshland
12610 Eveland Road
Ridgely, MD 21660
410-634-2847
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www.adkinsarboretum.org
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35. Greensboro

Dangerous Crossing
North Main Street and Cedar Lane
Greensboro, MD 21639
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36. Christian Park / Red Bridges

A Place to Wade Across the Choptank
Red Bridges Road
Greensboro, MD 21639
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