There’s something special about lighthouses. The magic, the mystery, the lore makes them irresistible. Here are a few resources to find out more about lighthouses in the Chesapeake Bay area and beyond...
Chesapeake Chapter, U.S. Lighthouse Society
Helpful website with information about all the lighthouses in the Chesapeake Bay area. They also sponsor the Maryland Lighthouse Challenge, a weekend that celebrates the lighthouses of Maryland.
U.S. Coast Guard
- Interesting facts about lighthouses: www.uscg.mil/history/weblighthouses/h_lighthousefacts.asp
- An overall history of lighthouses: www.uscg.mil/history/articles/h_lighthouses.asp
Learn more about the home of the Choptank River Lighthouse:
Dorchester County Tourism: Includes info for visitors, lodging and dining listings, outdoor opportunities, and more.
Cambridge Main Street: Includes downtown Cambridge events, news, and a full listing and descriptions of shops, restaurants, and art galleries.
Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce: Includes a directory of Chamber members and a listing of Chamber member events.