Historic Sotterley Plantation located in Southern Maryland about 60 miles south of Washington DC
 

The mission of Sotterley Plantation, a National Historic Landmark, is to preserve, research, & interpret Sotterley Plantation’s diverse cultures & environments, & to serve the world as an educational, cultural, & community resource. Historic Sotterley, Inc. is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) private charity organization.

PLAN YOUR VISIT

Spring Early Into Sotterley’s 2015 Season!

In anticipation of a fabulous 2015 season, Historic Sotterley Plantation is open a month earlier than ever before!  Weekends Only in April, the site is open for Self-Guided Audio Tours and Guided Tours of our 1703 Plantation House.
Our Regular Guided Tour Season begins May 1st.

Hours of Operation:
 

Tuesday - Saturday:
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
*first guided tour 10:30 am; last tour 3 pm

 

Sunday:
11:45 am - 4 pm
*first guided tour noon; last tour 3 pm

*Available only during the Guided Tour Season May 1 - Oct 31

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Tickets & Admission
 

Tour Information
Things to Do at Sotterley Plantation
Visitor's Map of Sotterley
Photo Gallery
Directions

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IN THE SPOTLIGHT


 
Upcoming Events ...    

Tidewater Plantation Life - Visit stations throughout the day and learn about the lives of children on a Tidewater plantation!Homeschool Days at Sotterley:
"Tidewater Plantation Life"
  Tuesday
, April 21, 2015
  10:30 - 4 pm
 
Admission: $5 per person.
   Purchase tickets at our Visitor Center.
   Children under age5 FREE; One adult per family FREE.
   No reservations necessary. Rain or shine event.

Visit 4 stations throughout the day and learn about the lives of children on a Tidewater plantation! 
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Plant Sale & Free Plant Exchange

17th Annual Plant Sale at Historic Sotterley PlantationPlant Sale:
April 25 - 9 am to 2 pm; April 26 - Noon to 3 pm
Free Plant Exchange:
April 25 - 10 am until the plants run out
Buy or exchange your way to a beautiful garden! Revel in the wonders of springtime!
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Eagles, Earth Day and Sotterley!

Sunday, April 26, 2015
8 am - 11 am
Please RSVP to David Moulton:
moulton.davidh@gmail.com or 240-278-4473

In conjunction with the Southern Maryland Audubon Society, Sotterley Plantation invites you to attend a bird-filled exploration of this scenic National Historic Landmark on the Patuxent River. Beginners are welcome! Top off your Earth Day week with a day of discovery on this scenic and historic property. Nesting Bald Eagles, meadowlarks, woodpeckers and waterfowl can be found on Sotterley’s extensive trail system and habitats. No charge for this event, but donations  appreciated!
Leaders: David Moulton & Michael Patterson

Karen Jessee & Thomas William Tear: Close to the Vest and Under the SkirtSotterley Speaker Series
Karen Jessee & Thomas William Tear
Close to the Vest and Under the Skirt
  Sunday
, May 17, 2015
  3:00 p.m. in the Barn

  Admission: FREE
  RESERVATIONS REQUIRED; 301-373-2280
 
Noted author and re-enactor Thomas William Tear and Karen
  Jessee bring to life the fashions of the wealthy classes of the
  mid-1800s.  Learn more
 

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Historic Sotterley has been approved for CFC since 2012
SOTTERLEY EVENTS CALENDAR:

VISIT SOTTERLEY
  Hours of Operation
Tickets and Admission
Directions
Tour Information
  •  Plantation House Guided Tours
  •  Self-Guided Tours
  •  Audio Tours
  •  General Visiting Information
Group/Specialty Tours
Colonial Revival Gardens
Things to Do
  •  Nature Trails
  •  Bird Watching
  •  Family Fun
  •  Exhibits
  •  Museum Shop
Visitor's Map of Sotterley
Photo Gallery
   
JOIN US
  Become a Member
Volunteer
Donate
The Sotterley Society
Ways to Give
CFC #13401
Sponsorship
Corporate Circle Membership
Job Opportunities
Internships
Visit St. Mary's
 
SITE RENTALS
  Wedding/Reception Venue
Corporate Events
Private Parties
Family Reunions
Retreat/Meetings
Policies/Contracts
Photo Gallery
Calendar of Site Availability
   
EDUCATION
  Field Trips
Field Trip Calendar
Book a Sotterley Field Trip
Day Care Outings
Homeschool Groups
Internships
Junior Docent Academy
Programs
Resources
Spring Break at Sotterley
Workshops
   
MISC
  About Sotterley Plantation
Calendars
Contact
Farmer's Market at Sotterley
Grounds Use Policies
Misc Sotterley Forms
Stay Connected
Site Map
Home
 
PRESERVATION
  Preservation Needs
Restoration
  •  Past and Future Efforts
  •  Adopt a Project
Conservation
  •  Building Maintenance
  •  Grounds Maintenance
  •  Adopt-A-Tree/Landscape Fund
Archaeology
Collections
  •  Conservation & Preservation
  •  Research
  •  Adopt a Collections Piece
Preserving Our Stories
  •  Research
  •  Oral History
  •  Video Library
  •  Middle Passage Project
  •  Genealogy
   
HISTORY
  1699 - 1775
1776 - 1822
1823 - 1909
1910 - 1961
Timeline
  •  Colonial Period
  •  Federal 
  •  19th Century - Part 1 
  •  19th Century - Part 2
  •  20th Century
Research
Sotterley Today
 
EVENTS
  Ticket Sales
Sponsorship
Advertising
Plan Your Event
Photo Gallery
   
SOTTERLEY EVENTS
  Barn Bash
Family Plantation Christmas
Farmer's Market
Gala in the Garden
Ghosts of Sotterley

Homeschool Days
Plant Sale & Free Plant Exchange
Riverside WineFest at Sotterley
Small Fry Fridays
Speaker Series
Spring Break at Sotterley

Sotterley Plantation is proud to be a Distinctive Destination of the National Trust for Historic Preservation

All National Trust members receive 10% off admission when visiting Sotterley Plantation.

Historic Sotterley Plantation    44300 Sotterley Lane (PO Box 67)    St. Mary’s County    Hollywood, Maryland 20636    officemanager@Sotterley.org    301-373-2280

Historic Sotterley, Inc. proudly acknowledges our Corporate Circle Members:

The Boeing Company Minor Buckler Electric, LLC - Sotterley Corporate Sponsor Chaney Foundation Fund for Hope G.S. Proctor & Associates, Inc Jeff's Tree Service Old Line Bank

Raley, Watts, & O'Neill - Sotterley Corporate Sponsor Smartronix - Sotterley Corporate Sponsor Taylor Gas Company Tri-County Abstract - Sotterley Corporate Sponsor Wentworth Nursery - Sotterley Corporate Sponsor

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