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Surratt House Museum

9118 Brandywine Rd, Clinton, MD 20735-2501
+1 301-868-1121
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John Wilkes Booth Escape Tour in Washington DC
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Built in 1852 as a middle-class plantation home, historic Surratt House recaptures life during the mid-19th century and features the fascinating web of the Lincoln conspiracy.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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9118 Brandywine Rd, Clinton, MD 20735-2501
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+1 301-868-1121
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Driving to Williamsburg from New Jersey, always try to stop at points of interest on the way down and up. This time it's the John Wilkes Booth escape path. Discount admission comes to $6 total for both of us. Can't beat that. Makes me wonder...More

Thank calm_weather
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This is the location John Wilkes Booth and party stopped by first after Lincoln was shot. It is well preserved and does have some original artifacts from the Surratt family. The tour guide, Bill, was very knowledgeable and made the tour a tick better than...More

1  Thank Dewayne P
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I am guilty of only recently visiting. Check out the Surratt Society. amazing it has survived all the development. Unfortunately, not enough people care about US history

Thank Roadtrip42Maryland
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Knowledgeable and enthusiastic docent, lots to see (more than I expected), brought history to life, learned a lot about Victorian life as well as Lincoln assassination.

Thank rednissan
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This museum is awesome! Check out the main office and store first, then head on to the house for the tour. Our tour guide was very informative and answered all questions. The house is small but all of the stories by the tour guide made...More

Thank kilaonig
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Took a day trip to the Surratt House and was very impressed. Had been to a lot of Lincoln era places but first time here.

Thank Michele S
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Excellent tour by knowledgeable guide. She added tidbits of information as related to tourists questions, which she encouraged.

Thank NBS48
Reviewed 1 November 2016

A very informative historic house tour by a very knowledgeable tour guide. A good book selection in the gift shop.

Thank AMiller121
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This was interesting tour. I learned a lot about the Lincoln assassination from the Surratte perspective. I recommend this if you are in the area, I didn't realize how much I liked history - the docent told the story well and was dressed in clothes...More

Thank feathers134
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Very nicely done historic home and tavern. Story of Lincoln assassination conspirators and their connection to Mary Surratt.

Thank D B
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