Museums & Destinations

Heritage & History

Caroline County is the perfect destination for heritage enthusiasts and outdoor adventurers. Here you’ll find a rural and relaxing lifestyle where you can ease all the way back to the 1700’s, retrace Underground Railroad pathways, and revisit captivating stories of the Civil War. From the Museum of Rural Life in historic downtown Denton to the Federalsburg Museum, there are many ways to discover Caroline’s rich history.

Arts & Culture

This region is also a haven for artists and crafters. Shop for locally crafted art or jewelry at the Foundry, Caroline’s community arts gallery, or check out the latest exhibit at the Fiber Arts Center of the Eastern Shore in Denton. In addition to offering renowned rotating exhibits, FACES also offers an array of classes and workshops related to the fiber arts.

Nature & the Outdoors

Nature enthusiasts and conservationists will certainly want to visit Adkins Arboretum, Caroline’s 400-acre native garden and preserve. Take a hike with your family or your four-legged friend through the arboretum’s 5 miles of serene pathways, or shop for a beautiful native plant at the nursery. The arboretum also offers regular classes and programs for all ages.