Art Galleries Walking Tour in Annapolis (Self Guided), Annapolis

Annapolis is not only the sailing capital of the United States, it is also a place where art has a significant value. As a result, the city has a large variety of art galleries, concentrating on any type of art from painting to sculpture and from photographs to jewelry. You will also have the possibility to enjoy the local artists of Annapolis and the local bay beauty depicted in the Marine Art Gallery.
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Art Galleries Walking Tour in Annapolis Map

Guide Name: Art Galleries Walking Tour in Annapolis
Guide Location: USA » Annapolis (See other walking tours in Annapolis)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.0 Km or 1.2 Miles
Author: AudreyB
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Marine Art Gallery
  • Easy Street Gallery
  • McBride Gallery
  • The Annapolis Collection Gallery
  • Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts
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Marine Art Gallery

1) Marine Art Gallery

The Annapolis Marine Art Gallery is a gallery located on the City Dock. The gallery was founded in 1978 and is home to works of such artists as John Barber, Williard Bond, Patrick O'Brien and others. As its name implies, the gallery's theme is marine life and the age of sailing, and it includes Chesapeke Bay paintings and prints, all expressed in original oils and watercolors in the "specialty" gallery of Annapolis.
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Easy Street Gallery

2) Easy Street Gallery

Founded in 1979, Easy Street Gallery is a family business that focuses on handmade art. Pieces are brought from all over the country, with works by more than 300 artists. The store features sailboats, fresh flower vases, stained glass, sculpture, wall art, lamps, glass art, paperweights, pottery, etc., all gathered in Easy Street Gallery for you to experience beauty.
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McBride Gallery

3) McBride Gallery

The McBride Gallery is the largest gallery in the city of Annapolis. Founded on June 13, 1980, the gallery is home to a diversity of artists producing fine arts. The gallery features seven rooms, all full of paintings, sculptures and original graphics by over sixty artists. As the largest gallery in the city, the McBride Gallery is also one of the most active galleries in the city, as it organizes a diversity of events, such as art workshops and art markets. You can see the preserved works of such artists as Ted Betts, Robert Sivard, Edward J. Bierly, Frank Nicolette and others.
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The Annapolis Collection Gallery

4) The Annapolis Collection Gallery

Located one block from the historic Church Circle, the Annapolis Collection Gallery is home to the works of six masters of art from Annapolis, namely Sally Comport, Roxie Munro, Moe Hanson, Greg Harlin, Ann Munro Wood and Yoo Mi Yoon. The gallery also houses photography of such artists as Charles E. Emery, Bo Zaunders and Marion E. Warren. The Annapolis Collection Gallery organizes special events during which the new works of the six masters are presented.

Operation Hours: Monday - Friday: 1 pm - 6 pm; Saturday: 10 am - 8 pm; Sunday: 10 am - 5 pm.
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Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts

5) Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts

Founded in 1979, Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts is home to a variety of art disciplines. One of its important wings are the exhibition rooms. Maryland Hall features several galleries like the Chaney Gallery, the AIR Gallery, the Balcony and the Hallway Galleries. There you can admire a variety of works, from traditional art to contemporary cultural experiments. The galleries offer exhibitions of beautiful works that are also for sale.

Operation Hours: Monday - Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm

Walking Tours in Annapolis, Maryland

Create Your Own Walk in Annapolis

Create Your Own Walk in Annapolis

Creating your own self-guided walk in Annapolis is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Annapolis Historic Houses Tour

Annapolis Historic Houses Tour

Annapolis is an attractive city and its landmarks bustle with five parts red brick mansions, all of them under 2 1/2-storeys. You will also find splendid mansion interiors with accents on woodwork or other elements of the prevailing Georgian style. Take a walk through the great tale of little historic houses in Annapolis.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.6 Km or 1 Miles
Naval Academy Campus Walking Tour

Naval Academy Campus Walking Tour

Established in 1845 under George Bancroft, the US Naval Academy is Annapolis' most prominent complex, situated right at the confluence of Severn River and Chesapeake Bay. The Academy's campus has on its territory some of the most beautiful structures in the city. Following this guide, you will find a variety of attractions, including the museum, outstanding buildings, some monuments, the...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.1 Km or 1.9 Miles
Annapolis Introduction Walk

Annapolis Introduction Walk

In addition to the historic houses of Annapolis, the city is home to more great pieces of culture and history, such as the First Presbyterian Church and St. Mary's Parish, the fabulous Kunta Kinte-Alex Haley Memorial in the City Dock, etc. You will also be able to take a walk to the Eastport neighborhood to see the Maritime Museum and get familiar with the boating community of Annapolis.

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.1 Km or 3.2 Miles
Shopping Tour in Annapolis

Shopping Tour in Annapolis

As Annapolis has a rich history and culture, the city is bursting with amazing stores offering primarily handmade art. Annapolis is a place where you cannot feel the difference between a gallery and a shop, because of the love and beauty with which these are nurtured. There are also great shops that sell interesting stuff like NAVY apparel or the world's most famous comics like Batman....  view more

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.7 Km or 0.4 Miles
Best Pubs and Taverns in Annapolis

Best Pubs and Taverns in Annapolis

As Annapolis is the sailing capital of Maryland, the city enjoys numerous exciting places offering great beer and seafood till late at night. There are pubs, saloons and bars, the majority of them hosting live music nights, as well as different contests. This guide will introduce you to the nightlife in Annapolis, and will also allow you to try its specialty seafood and drinks.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.2 Km or 0.7 Miles
Annapolis Downtown Walking Tour

Annapolis Downtown Walking Tour

The core of Annapolis is home to the city's greatest sights. All these structures laid in brick form the architectural scene in Annapolis. Maryland Statehouse, St. Anne's Church, the famous Maryland Inn and others will make you experience history and culture in Annapolis. Join the tour to see the city's beautiful downtown area.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.7 Km or 0.4 Miles