With the feel of being in the 18th century, you’ll enjoy the beautiful architecture buildings from that era when visiting the City Dock in Annapolis. Right on the Chesapeake, you’ll enjoy watching the boats come and go in and out of this busy harbor, in the midst of this historical district.
City Dock has been the center of Annapolis since the 1700’s. Since that time the harbor has seen trading vessels arrive from around the world with International Yachtsmen along with Chesapeake boaters and watermen workers working and playing on the harbor.
City Dock has unique shops, fashion boutiques, specialty gift shops, art galleries and delicious restaurants featuring fresh fish and world famous Maryland crabs and crab cakes. Couple that with the breath-taking view, and it’s easy to understand why City Dock is a favorite place to spend relaxing and fun times while visiting Annapolis. Come by boat, car, or if you are close enough, ride a bicycle or walk to City Dock.
Throughout the year City Dock offers Navy Band Concerts. Twice each year there are sailboat and powerboat shows. A favorite holiday tradition includes the Holiday Light Boat Parade. During New Year’s Eve and the 4th of July, fireworks add to the festivities.
City Dock has the charm and history of the 18th century buildings on the beautiful harbor with a festive atmosphere year round.
Boat tours are also available by private tour companies.
When planning a trip to Annapolis, Gibson’s Lodging offers historical charming rooms with the comforts of home within walking distance from City Dock. Call or contact Gibson’s Lodging of Annapolis at 1-877-330-0057.