Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center

A building with three pitched roofs and a flat roof, surrounded by grass and trees in the background
Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center

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Quick Facts
Church Creek, Maryland
Near other significant Harriet Tubman Sites
National Historical Park

Automated Entrance, Automated External Defibrillator (AED), Baby Changing Station, Benches/Seating, Bicycle - Rack, Captioned Media, Electric Car Charging Station, Fire Extinguisher, First Aid Kit Available, First Aid/Medical Care Available, Gifts/Souvenirs/Books, Historical/Interpretive Information/Exhibits, Information, Information - Maps Available, Information - Ranger/Staff Member Present, Internet/WiFi Available, Junior Ranger Booklet Available, Open Captioning, Parking - Auto, Parking - Bus/RV, Restroom, Restroom - Accessible, Restroom - Family, Tactile Exhibit, Toilet - Flush, Water - Drinking/Potable, Wheelchair Accessible, Wheelchairs Available

Welcome to the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center in scenic and historic Church Creek, Maryland. The center is managed through a partnership between the National Park Service and Maryland State Parks. The exhibit building is the primary destination for visitors.It features a permanent exhibit that focuses on Tubman's life, including her formative years in Maryland's Eastern Shore, and a short introductory movie about her life. The museum also contains exhibits featuring the Underground Railroad resistance movement from a regional perspective. There is also a museum store, information desk, and research library located within visitor center.

For more information on other Underground Railroad and Harriet Tubman related sites, please visit the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State ParkNational Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Program and Harriet Tubman Byway

Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park

Last updated: April 12, 2022