Explore More Than 600 Miles of Shoreline

Explore more than 600 miles of shoreline

Discover Sophisticated Small Towns

Discover Sophisticated Small Towns

On Maryland's Chesapeake Bay

On Maryland's Chesapeake Bay

Enjoy an Adventure or a Quiet Retreat

Enjoy an Adventure or a Quiet Retreat

Arts Capital of Maryland's Eastern Shore

Arts Capital of Maryland's Eastern Shore

Where Rural Simplicity Meets Urban Refinement

Where Rural Simplicity Meets Urban Refinement

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Welcome to
Talbot County

Home to sophisticated small towns, waterman’s villages, and more than 600 miles of Chesapeake Bay waterfront, Talbot County is the perfect balance of rural simplicity and urban refinement. Here you’ll find a season for art, film, food, music, and cultural festivals and a season for quiet and calm, ranking this as a go-to destination for both action-packed adventures and relaxing retreats. Accessibility by car, boat, and small plane make a visit here ideal for a long weekend or extended stay for travelers from D.C., Philadelphia, New York, and beyond!

Easton

Oxford

St. Michaels

Tilghman
Island

Trappe

Frederick Douglass
Park on the Tuckahoe

Plan Your Visit

Discover & Plan

We’ve put together unique Eastern Shore adventures and experiences to give you ideas on how to spend your time here in Talbot County. From kayaking curated water trails or biking the scenic Chesapeake Country All-American Road, to where to find a romantic inn or a restaurant serving up an authentic steamed crab feast, you’ll find inspiration with these itineraries and guides.

Festivals & Events

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