National Monument

President Barak Obama issued a proclamation on March 25, 2013, declaring the land on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, where Tubman was born, lived and traveled as a national monument. Senators Ben Cardin and Barbara Mikulski also have submitted legislation to create a National Historical Park including land in Dorchester, Caroline and Talbot Counties.


Dorchester County

The 17-acre future State Park will be located adjacent to the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge in Dorchester County near the town of Church Creek on Route 335.

Contact the Park Service

  • Toll Free: 1-800-830-3974
    (Annapolis Office)
  • Reservations: 1-888-432-2267
  • Park Watch: 1-800-825-7275
  • Email Us

Find A Park

If you prefer, you can use a map to locate one of our parks.