looking for something extra?

During your stay at the Franklin House, you might be interested in additional activities for your group. Our staff is ready and willing to help you with arranging reservations, scheduling a fitness class or hosting a wine tasting. If you don’t see what you are looking for, just ask and we can most likely handle any request!

Get Your Heart Rate Up


Stand Up Paddle Board or Kayaking

Just a block from the house enjoy a paddle or kayak around the waters of Spa Creek taking in the beautiful views of Historic Downtown Annapolis and breathtaking houses that line the waterway. Every person will be equipped with a coast guard approved life jacket, leash, and the highest quality rental equipment you will find at any rental outfit.

Sailing Lessons

Participants will get the chance to compete against their fellow team members in a sailboat race!  After an on the water coaching session, where the teams will focus on getting the sailboat around the course we will hold a regatta for the participating teams.  This is a particularly good program for highly competitive sales teams as it develops small team synergy and dynamic communication skills while maintaining a competitive spirit.

Private Yoga, CrossFit or Personal Training

Whether it be sunrise yoga in the loft or lifting weights in the basement we've got you covered. Let us arrange a personal yoga instructor or trainer for your group.

For the Foodies

Group Dinners

Let us make reservations for you at one of the areas finest restaurants. From sushi to tapas we can assist you in finding just the right location for your group dinner.

Cooking Class

Let your inner chef come to life. Spend time with a chef in the Franklin House kitchen. Explore how we do life in our very own home and enjoy the meal as you cook it. After all, once you’re in our home, your family!

Whiskey Tasting

The Master of Whiskey will teach you everything from the flavors to the history of your favorite brown beverage. Ask about custom blending for your group and bring home a bottle of your own creation with your logo.

Wine Tasting

Identify key components of wine and explore how to pair with the right food to make your next dinner party a success!


More Extras

Sailing Cruise

Sunset is a favorite time for a sail but not the only time available. The sunset over the Annapolis skyline is breathtaking. The golden glow reflecting off the sails as the sun descends near the horizon is an unforgettable sight. Let us schedule a sail around town morning, noon or dusk.

Event Tours

You’ve never seen American history like this! Hop aboard an all-electric vehicle and explore the nooks, crannies, and history that Annapolis has to offer — you’ll be surprised at just how much that is! One of America’s oldest cities is a little town packed full of hidden gems.


If you are in need of overnight accommodations, just let us know. We can help you find just the right place be it a bed and breakfast or a hotel in the heart of town.