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Hammond-Harwood House

19 Maryland Ave, Annapolis, MD 21401-1626
+1 410-263-4683
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Beautiful home, great tour guides

Enjoyed visiting this home as they were getting ready for a Dutch Christmas. Our tour guides were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mary Ellen H
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Reading, Pennsylvania
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Home of one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence.

A perfectly beautiful historic home with a beautiful portrait of a young lady with her doll and the... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Vaglassmoore
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Annapolis, Maryland
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The Hammond Harwood House is the Jewel of Annapolis, preserved intact since 1774. In addition to its magnificent, perfectly preserved architecture inside and out, this National Historic Landmark contains an outstanding collection of John Shaw furniture and Charles Willson Peale paintings.
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19 Maryland Ave, Annapolis, MD 21401-1626
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed visiting this home as they were getting ready for a Dutch Christmas. Our tour guides were knowledgeable and entertaining. They gave us a lot of interesting information about the house and its contents.

Thank Mary Ellen H
Reviewed 12 October 2017

A perfectly beautiful historic home with a beautiful portrait of a young lady with her doll and the doll is still sitting on it’s original bed. I Love it at Christmas time as it is beautifully decorated using greens and berries of the period and...More

Thank Vaglassmoore
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We didn't do the full tour but rather visited with a tour guide who had limited access to the first floor. We got the history of the home as well as touring a few of the lower rooms. The bit that we saw indicated that...More

Thank gd1147
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We happened to be the only people in our tour "group" and we thoroughly enjoyed docent "Sarah's" historical expertise and willingness to answer all our questions. She was very knowledgeable and personable and made our time there interesting and enjoyable. The house has an interesting...More

Thank LisaJane222
Reviewed 19 August 2017

My tour guide Ann was incredible. We went at a time when they weren't too busy and got a personal tour. I love, love, love walking through an old colonial house when I'm not in a group, angling for a view of the rooms and...More

1  Thank agecea
Reviewed 1 August 2017

The Hammond-Harwood House is one of the few houses in Annapolis that is original, not restored (something I did not know until I visited). There is a 50 minute tour that is led by a docent and is an excellent introduction to the house and...More

Thank cameraman612
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Like all historic homes, there is history to be learned here. Lots of original furniture and paintings. I would add this to your to do list when visiting Annapolis.

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Fascinating tour of the home, highlighting aspects that were in use during the time when Austen was writing her novels. Inventive and insightful!

Thank bharagan
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We were able to go on tour with our own group of 5. One of our friends knew the tour guide, so he was very welcoming and fun. It's really cool learning the facts about so many things in the earlier centuries. Kids will learn...More

Thank Di M
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Hammond-Harwood house offers tours and has a small gift shop. Our guide was funny and informative. Highly recommend.

Thank kpt2015
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