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Montpelier Mansion

9650 Muirkirk Rd, Laurel, MD 20708-2605
+1 301-377-7817
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Nifty Little Cottage That Offers A Lot

Love the Herb Festival they host in May! They also run great programs all year round. I've attended... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
BmoreExplorer
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Baltimore
A Piece of History

Have lived in Laurel for almost 20 years and have never made it here, granted not the same part of... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2018
hagemannj
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Laurel, Maryland
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9650 Muirkirk Rd, Laurel, MD 20708-2605
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"self guided tour"
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"herb garden"
in 3 reviews
"pre revolutionary war"
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"acres of land"
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"robber baron"
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"piece of history"
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"ample parking"
in 2 reviews
"arts"
in 7 reviews
"montpellier"
in 14 reviews
"plantation"
in 5 reviews
"concert"
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"classes"
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"grounds"
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"slaves"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Love the Herb Festival they host in May! They also run great programs all year round. I've attended a wine tasting and silk painting class here, as well.

Thank BmoreExplorer
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Have lived in Laurel for almost 20 years and have never made it here, granted not the same part of Laurel but still. Glad I finally made it. There are 2 parts, the art barn and the historic mansion. The art barn is like a...More

Thank hagemannj
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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

We took the behind the scenes tour, which takes you to the attic, cellars, and hidden staircases. Somewhat challenging. Very knowledgeable guide who had lived at this pre-revolutionary war dwelling. House has been expanded, updated, and hosted a lot of interesting folk. See the vault...More

4  Thank Patrick S
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Attended a free concert on the mansion lawn. Great turnout and great band. Ample parking and most of all it was all free. From what i heard they do this often.

Thank paticiah2017
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

As a resident of Laurel, MD I have to be honest. We ended up in Laurel 20 years ago as a compromise that neither of us wanted (though God has a reason which became clear to us a few years after we moved there). Montpelier...More

3  Thank bdoon
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

Really enjoyed the time and care that they have put into restoring the Montpelier Mansion. Great way to spend an afternoon - be sure to check the time it is open before going and allow some time to read all the great information provided.

Thank JFMB1983
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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Self tour was excellent. You receive a pamphlet that describes what you're seeing throughout the tour. The desk people were very knowriteable and friendly. No pressure at all.

Thank George C
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

As kids, we all used to tell ghost stories of this place. It just has that appearance from the outside. Cool place to visit if you find yourself in Laurel and in need of killing some time.

Thank jbjmbs
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I LOVE this place. Late April, early May the irises,peonies and roses are in bloom in the herb garden--heaven on earth!!!

1  Thank kiwisuits
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

This former plantation is an interesting place to visit. The mansion and grounds are used for festivals, concerts, and the year Shakespeare in the Park. I love visiting Montpelier. You can also take arts classes at the Arts Center here. I go here often

3  Thank maggieaynne
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Martin L
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Response from Gwijie | Reviewed this property |
No. It sat on a plateau. They had the view of a river but no lake at the immediate property I believe.
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