Kent County, MD
Cross the Sassafras and the Chester or boat in on the Bay; Kent County is where waters meet the land. A rural county on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, it traces its roots back to the mid-seventeenth century. Chestertown, as the county seat, offers a thriving downtown district, which includes Washington College, one of the oldest liberal arts colleges in the country, as well as our local hospital, Chester River Health System of the University of Maryland. Our Historic District offers live theater at the Garfield Center, a multitude of art galleries, fine dining as well as casual fare, and eclectic shops featuring clothing, accessories, home decor, and much more. The award-winning bakeries, coffee shops, and booksellers allow for casual coffee and conversation.