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Annmarie Garden

Closes in 18 min: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Beautiful, Peaceful Park

Annmarie is one of the best parks for art enthusiasts & dog owners! Great, famly-friendly events... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Michaila S
Christmas Lights Galore!

We took a three year old to see the Garden in Lights and had a delightfully festive evening. I... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2018
Melaney68
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Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
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Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center is located in scenic Solomons, Maryland, where the Patuxent River meets the Chesapeake Bay. The sculpture garden features a 1/4 mile walking path that meanders through the woods past permanent and loaned...more
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13480 Dowell Road, Solomons, MD 20629
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Annmarie is one of the best parks for art enthusiasts & dog owners! Great, famly-friendly events year-round, the most widely-known being Artfest (which is a must). Conveniently located next to Solomon's Island, it is the perfect park for a quiet summer stroll or even an...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Annmarie G, Public Relations Manager at Annmarie Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review! We're so glad you enjoy visiting!

Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

We took a three year old to see the Garden in Lights and had a delightfully festive evening. I highly recommend that you arrive early, before dark. This will ensure a great parking spot and you will avoid the long line that we saw as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Annmarie G, Public Relations Manager at Annmarie Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2018

Thanks so much for visiting and we're so glad you enjoyed your visit! We hope you come again!

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

We have passed this place several times but on the advise of a friend, we finally stopped. What a gorgeous wooded path through managed woods, seeing beautiful sculptures. We thought their mini Stonehenge would be a great wedding venue! Seats included! The inside art display...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Annmarie G, Public Relations Manager at Annmarie Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

We're so glad you discovered us! Thanks for sharing your thoughts on your visit. We hope you came back and see us again as there is always something new to enjoy!

Reviewed 30 September 2018

If you are interested in a quiet walk through the woods solo or us a couple this is a great place lots of interesting art to excite the mind and the eyes not to mention getting some exercise truly enjoyed the afternoon with the first...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Annmarie G, Public Relations Manager at Annmarie Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

We're so glad you enjoyed your visit and thanks for sharing. Come back again and enjoy. It really does do wonders for the soul just to take a walk here!

Reviewed 30 August 2018

What a treat to find a delightful art gallery and outdoors sculpture garden during our trip along the Chesapeake's shores. Affiliated with the Smithsonian, this modest and underappreciated gem was thoroughly delightful. An exhibition on "fun art" had us both laughing as we admired the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Annmarie G, Public Relations Manager at Annmarie Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you for visiting and we hope you'll return again as there is always something new to enjoy!

Reviewed 27 August 2018

The Annmarie Garden is charming. The Fairy Trail is special fun for little ones, with the challenge of discovering dozens and dozens of fairy houses hidden in the woods along the garden trail. We enjoyed the sculptures on loan from the Smithsonian, and the water...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Annmarie G, Public Relations Manager at Annmarie Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you so much for visiting and so glad you discovered our special place! Come back anytime, as there are always new things to enjoy!

Reviewed 14 August 2018

We decided to visit the Annmarie Gardens since its' location to our hotel was close. It was lovely! There is permanent garden sculptures located on a nice path. There was also a gnomes exhibit (lots of gnomes here and there). There is a nice gift...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Annmarie G, Public Relations Manager at Annmarie Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thanks for visiting and so glad you enjoyed yourself! We hope you come back again as there are always new things to see and enjoy!

Reviewed 10 August 2018

This garden is linked to the Smithsonian. They have sculptures on loan throughout the garden. They offer excellent classes for all ages. They have super seasonal events including a farmers and makers market in the spring/summer/fall; Artsfest in September; a Halloween walk that supports the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Annmarie Gardens is a family favorite. They offer ever changing exhibits, Fairies in the Garden along the walk in the woods, and First Saturday Arts along the walk way and so much more. This spring they offered a Disney Princess weekend~which our grandchildren enjoyed. They...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

We stopped here around 9 am on a Sunday before the art center building opened so we were only able to walk the grounds. But they were really nice with a good selection of sculpture and fairy houses scattered around. The main path is paved...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Annmarie G, Public Relations Manager at Annmarie Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

We hope you get a chance to come back again and visit our galleries, artLab and gift shop inside. There is always something new to discover and enjoy. Thanks for visiting!

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KarenChamp
1 September 2018|
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Response from Cindy F | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are welcome as long as they are on a leash and you clean up after them. they are NOT ALLOWED to special events such as Arts Fest.
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Tina D
10 June 2018|
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Response from Annmarie G | Property representative |
Admission $5; Military & Seniors $4; ages 6-17 $3; ages 5 & under Free; members Free
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mlernstthal
30 April 2015|
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Response from Annmarie G | Property representative |
The typical visit to see the sculpture and stroll the path takes between 1 to 2 hours depending upon how much you like to study the art and read about the artist and their work. A tour guide map is provided. If there is an... More
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