Havre de Grace
History & Museums

Discover Havre de Grace history through museums, monuments and the historic downtown.

Historic Attractions to

Discover Havre de Grace History

Havre de Grace has a rich history, dating back to the pre-Civil War era. As you explore, you can discover stories of our history all around!
Stop by the Visitor’s Center to explore brochures on our historic attractions!


Visit Havre de Grace Museums

Havre de Grace has several museums that perserve its history, great for visitors of all ages! Learn more about the history of our iconic lighthouse, decoy making or the Chesapeake watershed.

Take a Self-Guided Walking Tour

Lafayette Trail App

Grab a trail brochure at the visitor center or use the Lafayette Trail App to take a self-guided tour of Historic Havre de Grace! The app narrates the history of the City through the voices of famous citizens as you view their homes and businesses. Meet residents from the past and see current and historic photos.

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