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Hammond-Harwood House

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Spend the $20 for the Architectural Tour

Taking the in depth guided tour which spoke about the house, origins and each individual room. The... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
Annette K
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A very unique house for its time

The only way to see the inside is with a guided tour. The antiques are very well preserved. The... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
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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...more
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19 Maryland Ave, Annapolis, MD 21401-1626
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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Taking the in depth guided tour which spoke about the house, origins and each individual room. The guide was very knowledgeable and took her time talking with us. To schedule this tour you need to call ahead, but you will gain much more knowledge then...More

Thank Annette K
Reviewed 15 July 2018

The only way to see the inside is with a guided tour. The antiques are very well preserved. The architecture was very unique for its time because of the angles and location of the kitchen. Our Docent, Paul Murphy, was very knowledgeable and shares his...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2018

This home is lovingly restored with authentic pieces (still in progress) and lots of stories. Worth a visit.

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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Very informative hour long tour of this historic colonial house. Our docent, Paul, was very knowledgeable and did a nice job at explaining the history of the house and locals of the time. The house was very well decorated and in excellent condition throughout.

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

This has has wonderful architecture and the woodwork is amazing. If you have AAA, they give a discount. It was very warm so we did not spend alot of time outside but that was okay. Our guide was very animated and knowledgable. Highly recommend if...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Annapolis has superb restaurants and an amazing port, but it also has great historic sites too. The Hammond-Harwood House is a hidden treasure with a great history. The tour guide was great. A must see.

1  Thank JohnBCowgill
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

We greatly enjoyed our hourlong tour. The guide was friendly and shared a lot of interest history about the home and the people of that time period. It was cool to see a Rembrandt painting of George Washington from the last year of Washington’s life...More

1  Thank rynoelway
Reviewed 18 June 2018

this house has the most amazing and outstanding woodwork both inside and out. the story of the house is fascinating. The furnishings are appropriate .

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Our docent was Sharon and she was VERY knowledgeable and excited to share the history of the architect, the owners, their genealogy and the life events during the time of the building of this home. The home is still a residential home and tours are...More

1  Thank kedheim
Reviewed 9 May 2018

See Thomas Jefferson's hand sketch of this building to better understand what he was thinking when he designed Monticello. From the books in the bookstore look up the Villa Capra "La Rotunda", Palladio's famous work in Vicenza, Italy and you will see the similarities between...More

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