Annapolis Area Information
Annapolis was founded in 1649 and is a city that offers a delightful combination of history and a zest for living. Walk along the old brick sidewalks and see some of the country's finest 17th and 18th Century buildings - including the residences of all four Maryland signers of the Declaration of Independence.
Annapolis is the home of the United States Naval Academy, founded in 1845. It is also the home of St. John's College, founded in 1696 as King William's School and the third oldest institution of higher learning in the United States.
Stroll along the famed waterfront, watch sailboat races in the harbor and understand why Annapolis is America's Sailing Capital. Enjoy Annapolis's many shops, restaurants, activities, and scenery. Annapolis is a great place to visit or, with our help, call your home!