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Audio Tour

​Walking in their Footsteps:  A Patuxent Community

Listen in on Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum's Walking in their Footsteps: A Patuxent Community showcasing our replica Indian Village This ongoing project is a collaboration between JPPM and the Huntingtown High School Archaeology Class that began in 2009. The tour is open year-round and is free for all. To activate the tour, dial 410-246-1966 from your cell phone.

Below are the 10 stops for the Indian Village Audio Tour with the audio recordings that you can listen to now by clicking on the links under each stop.  Use the tour map to find your way.  Make sure your speakers are on!

Click here to view a video of the making of the Indian Village audio tour.

Download the tour map​ to find your way.


Stop 1:  A Patuxent Community

Stop 101:  Mervin Savoy

Stop 6:  The Fire Pits

Stop 2:  Native Plants

Stop 201:  Planting Techniques

Stop 202:  Farming Landscape

Stop 7:  Canoe Building

Stop 701:  More on Canoe Building 

Stop 3: Palisades

Stop 8:  Shell Middens

Stop 801:  Middens

​Stop 4:  Effigy Pole

Stop 9:  The Meeting Area

Stop: 901:  Family Groups

​Stop 5:  The Huts

Stop 501:  Recreating Village

Stop 10:  Dolores Currie-Credits


Click on the following links to see our other audio tours as the Park!

1812 Remembered

A Culture Revisited

JPPM would like to thank the following sponsors for this project: Boeing, the Anonymous Donor, Friends of JPPM, Garrett Music Academy, Charles Harris, and Calvert County Public Schools.

All music was composed and performed by Jan Seiden of Flute Journey Records. More information about the artist and music may be found at


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