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Shopping Tour in Annapolis (Self Guided), 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. Experience the Annapolis shopping scene.
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Shopping Tour in Annapolis Map

Guide Name: Shopping Tour in Annapolis
Guide Location: USA » Annapolis (See other walking tours in Annapolis)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 7
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.7 Km or 0.4 Miles
Author: AudreyB
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Historic Annapolis Museum Store
  • Easy Street Gallery
  • Annapolis Essentials
  • Annapolis Shirt Co.
  • Capital Comics
  • The Annapolis Pottery
  • Blue Crab Antiques
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Historic Annapolis Museum Store

1) Historic Annapolis Museum Store

The Historic Annapolis Museum Store is a special store that sells historic gifts and souvenirs. The museum was originally used as storage for the provisions of local troops during the Revolutionary War. Today it is a wonderful shop that offers a large variety of books, sea glass jewelry, boats of any size and numerous other specialty souvenirs representing 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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Annapolis Essentials

3) Annapolis Essentials

Annapolis Essentials is a tourist's dream, as it is home to a variety of souvenirs and gifts at reasonable prices. The shop features t-shirts, baseball hats, mugs, books, postcards and greeting cards, toys etc. There is also a wide variety of apparel with the funny crab or Navy slogans, characteristic of Annapolis. Annapolis Essentials is a great souvenir and gift shop for any tourist.
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Annapolis Shirt Co.

4) Annapolis Shirt Co.

The Annapolis Shirt Co. is home to the US Naval Academy's apparel. The shop has been servicing the NAVY community since April of 1992. It features a large variety of apparel such as flags, clothing, toys, accessories and other interesting objects, all having the NAVY logo. The Annapolis Shirt Co. is the best shop in which to buy some of the Naval Academy's official merchandise. Hours: Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm, Friday - Saturday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm, Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm.
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Capital Comics

5) Capital Comics

Capital Comics is a great place in which to get a taste for the comics scene, thanks to the wide variety offered by the shop. It has Batman from the Washington DC Comics, Captain America, Chaos War, Green Hornet, etc. Capital Comics has comics both for children and adults. You can subscribe to any of your favorite comics. This is a great place for comic fanatics. Hours: Monday thru Thursday: 11:00am - 8:00pm; Friday, Saturday: 11:00am - 9:00pm; Sunday: noon - 6:00pm.
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The Annapolis Pottery

6) The Annapolis Pottery

The Annapolis Pottery is the only working pottery in the core of Annapolis. The pottery was established in 1969, and is the greatest place of its type to emerge since then. It allows you to witness the process of creating pottery pieces such as mugs and other dishes. The pottery originates from award winning artists, thus creating a large variety of beauties. Come to the Annapolis Pottery to buy and watch products come to life.
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Blue Crab Antiques

7) Blue Crab Antiques

The Blue Crab Antiques is an antiques store located on the historic Maryland Avenue. The shop offers high quality products, from exotic items to elegant ones. With the sailing background of Annapolis, they specialize in nautical antiques, offering beautifully man-made specialties. The Blue Crab Antiques is one of the finest stores of Annapolis. Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm, Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:30 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 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
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 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
Art Galleries Walking Tour in Annapolis

Art Galleries Walking Tour in 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...  view more

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.0 Km or 1.2 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