Annapolis is the capital city of the state of . Annapolis was a thriving, wealthy town in the 1600s and 1700s. Many of the houses and other buildings from the 1800s still remain, leaving a thriving, vibrant historic district with shops and restaurants along the waterfront.

Landmarks in the Area

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The United States Naval Academy is a federal service academy adjacent to Annapolis, .

The Maryland State House is located in as the oldest U.S. state capitol in continuous legislative use, dating to 1772 and housing the Maryland General Assembly, plus the offices of the Governor and Lieutenant Governor. Photo: Martin Falbisoner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

St. John's College is a private liberal arts college with dual campuses in , and . Photo: Capt Swing, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium is an open-air stadium located off the campus of the in Annapolis, . is situated 1 mile northwest of Annapolis. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Parole, a suburb of Annapolis, is a census-designated place in Anne Arundel County, , United States. is situated 2½ miles west of Annapolis.


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