Hours, Location, and Directions

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Office Hours

General Hours of Operation

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

Environmental Health Hours of Operation

7:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday

Maryland Children’s Health Program (MCHP) Hours of Operation

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (no walk-in appointments after 4:00 p.m.)

*The Department is closed during State/County holidays. Click here for scheduled closure dates.

Location

St. Mary’s County Health Department is located at
21580 Peabody Street
Leonardtown, MD 20650

Directions

St. Mary’s County Health Department is located at 21580 Peabody Street in Leonardtown, Maryland near the intersection of Rte 5 and Rte 245/Hollywood Rd. St. Mary’s County Health Department encourages you to travel safely by foot, bicycle, wheelchair, or other forms of active transport – health begins with maintaining an active lifestyle! The Department is also accessible to individuals using motorized transportation or horse and buggy. Parking is available for motor vehicles, horse and buggy, and bicycles.

The St. Mary’s County Health Department is also accessible by the St. Mary’s County Transit System (STS). Information on transit schedules and routes is available at http://www.stmarysmd.com/dpw/stsfares.asp or by calling 301-863-8400 at extension 1120 or 1121. A drop-off or pick-up at the Health Department can be arranged by calling ahead and making the request with the STS bus driver.

From Different Parts of St. Mary’s County:

From the greater Lexington Park areas
Go north on Rte 235 (Three Notch Road) until the intersection of Rte 4/St. Andrews Church Road. Turn left onto Rte 4/St. Andrews Church Road. Go to the end and turn right onto Rt. 5 north. At first light, turn right onto Rt. 245/Hollywood Rd at the College of Southern Maryland. Proceed one block to Peabody St. Turn left. The health department is a one story building on the right. Parking is on the left.

From Great Mills/Piney Point/St. Mary’s College areas
Use Rte 5 North to head into Leonardtown. Turn Right onto turn right onto Rt. 245/Hollywood Rd at the College of Southern Maryland. Proceed one block to Peabody St. Turn left. The health department is a one story building on the right. Parking is on the left.

From the Thomas Johnson Bridge (Soloman’s Island Bridge)
Coming west off of the Thomas Johnson Bridge on Rte 2/Rte 4, proceed through Rt. 235 intersection (Rt. 2/4 becomes St. Andrews Church Road.) Go to the end and turn right onto Rt. 5. At first light, turn right onto Rt. 245/Hollywood Rd at the College of Southern Maryland. Proceed one block to Peabody St. Turn left. The health department is a one story building on the right. Parking is on the left.

From Hughesville/Charlotte Hall:
Follow Rt. 5 south for several miles then turn right to stay on Rt. 5 south at the WAWA gas station. Continue to take Rte. 5 south into Leonardtown. Turn left onto Rt. 245/Hollywood Rd at College of Southern Maryland. Proceed one block to Peabody St. Turn left. The health department is a one story building on the right. Parking is on the left.

From Clements Chaptico
Take Rte 234/Budds Creek Rd east to Rte 5. Turn Right onto Rte 5 South. Follow Rte 5 South into Leonardtown. Turn left onto Rt. 245/Hollywood Rd at College of Southern Maryland. Proceed one block to Peabody St. Turn left. The health department is a one story building on the right. Parking is on the left.