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Enjoy City Style and Chesapeake Charm in this historic seaport community.

Located centrally on the Chesapeake Peninsula of Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Cambridge is in proximity to major metropolitan areas of Washington DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia and New York.
We invite you to enjoy our small town hospitality and scenic beauty on the shores of the Choptank River. You'll find every season has exciting events, walking tours, river cruises, Chesapeake Bay cuisine, antiques and unique shops along a quaint historic district.

Why Choose Cambridge



"If I were asked to select the most interesting and scenic county of the Eastern Shore, I would, without hesitation, pick Dorchester. It has hundreds of miles of interesting shoreline along rivers, creeks, bays and coves." Aubrey Bodine, photographer