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Contact the Maryland Department of Natural Resources

  • Email: 
  • Telephone: 
    • Maryland: 877-620-8DNR (8367)
    • Out of State: 410-260-8DNR (8367)
    • TTY users call via the MD Relay 711
  • Mail: 
    • Maryland Department of Natural Resources
      Tawes State Office Building
      580 Taylor Avenue
      Annapolis, Md. 21401

Directions to the Tawes State Office Building

Directions from the Washington, DC:
Take Rt. 50 east towards Annapolis/Bay Bridge. Take exit 24 Rowe Blvd/Route 70 exit and follow Rowe Blvd. over a bridge until you reach your second light at the corner of Rowe and Taylor Ave. Make a right at the light. Parking is available on the right. Turn at the sign that reads “Gold Parking” if you plan on staying for more than a half hour, there is a $5/day fee in the Gold Lot. If you are visiting for less time than 30 minutes then there is a parking area in front of the Tawes complex. Turn left at the department sign and then make the next right. This is a short term parking area only and you will be towed if you are parked there longer than 30 minutes.

Directions from Baltimore:
Take 97 Southbound and follow the signs to Rt. 50 east/Bay Bridge. Take exit 24 Rowe Blvd/Route 70 exit and follow Rowe Blvd. over a bridge until you reach your second light at the corner of Rowe and Taylor Ave. Make a right at the light. Turn at the sign that reads “Gold Parking” if you plan on staying for more than a half hour, there is a $5/day fee in the Gold Lot. If you are visiting for less time than 30 minutes then there is a parking area in front of the Tawes complex. Turn left at the department sign and then make the next right. This is a short term parking area only and you will be towed if you are parked there longer than 30 minutes.

From the Eastern Shore:
Take Rt. 50 west toward Washington. After passing over the Severn River Bridge take exit 24 Rowe Blvd/Route 70 exit and follow Rowe Blvd. over a bridge until you reach your second light at the corner of Rowe and Taylor Ave. Make a right at the light. Turn at the sign that reads “Gold Parking” if you plan on staying for more than a half hour, there is a $5/day fee in the Gold Lot. If you are visiting for less time than 30 minutes then there is a parking area in front of the Tawes complex. Turn left at the department sign and then make the next right. This is a short term parking area only and you will be towed if you are parked there longer than 30 minutes.

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