In Memoriam

Orlando Ridout V

Orlando Ridout V

On the morning of Saturday, April 6, 2013, our irreplaceable colleague and cherished friend Orlando Ridout V died at the Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis where he was surrounded by his loving family.  Continue reading


Celebrate Archeology Month!

Arrow HeadGovernor Martin O’Malley has proclaimed April Maryland Archeology Month, and the Maryland Historical Trust is pleased to be leading the celebration! With its many treasured sites, including Fort Frederick, the U.S.S. Scorpion, St. Mary’s City, Piscataway Park, and the recently located Zekiah Fort, Maryland is truly rich archeologically.