Details: Visiting the Religious Freedom Byway
The Religious Freedom Byway runs for 189 miles through St. Mary's and Charles counties. St. Mary's City is about 63 miles south of the Beltway on Route 5. From St. Mary's City, follow Route 5 north to Route 234 west to Chaptico (Christ Episcopal Church), then take Route 238 south to Colton's Point (St.Clement's Island Museum). Retrace your steps to Route 234, then head west again to Chapel Point (St. Ignatius Church).
Brome-Howard Inn, 18281 Rosecroft Rd., St. Mary's City; 301-866-0656, http:/
Brome-Howard Restaurant, Fine dining in the inn of the same name. Entrees from $21.
El Dorado Restaurant, 316 E. Charles St., La Plata; 301-934-3970. Tex-Mex and Spanish food. Lunch entrees from $7.95.
St. Clement's Island Museum, 38370 Point Breeze Rd., Colton's Point; 301-769-2222, http:/
Historic St. Mary's City, 18751 Hogaboom La., 800-762-1634, http:/
Christ Episcopal Church, 25390 Maddox Rd., Chaptico; 301-884-3451, http:/
St. Ignatius Church, 8855 Chapel Point Rd., Chapel Point; 301-934-8245, http:/
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