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Hammond-Harwood House

19 Maryland Ave, Annapolis, MD 21401-1626
+1 410-263-4683
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Great history, beautiful furniture!

We greatly enjoyed our hourlong tour. The guide was friendly and shared a lot of interest history... read more

Reviewed yesterday
rynoelway
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Washington DC
via mobile
Totally unique experience

this house has the most amazing and outstanding woodwork both inside and out. the story of the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Yorkriver
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yorktown virginia
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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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  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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19 Maryland Ave, Annapolis, MD 21401-1626
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+1 410-263-4683
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"colonial home"
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"a small gift shop"
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"period pieces"
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"mental health"
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"tour guide"
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"interesting history"
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"declaration of independence"
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"beautiful architecture"
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"great tour"
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"minute tour"
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"visiting annapolis"
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"naval academy"
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"monticello"
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Reviewed yesterday 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

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Reviewed 5 days ago

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

Thank Yorkriver
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank kedheim
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Reviewed 10 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

Thank rebvio
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

An example of what the wealthier colonial inhabitants of Annapolis enjoyed living in. Very knowledgeable guide. Small gift shop. Only available to visit with guided tour that lasts about 50 minutes.

Thank dkavan11
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

This house has an excellent collection of period furniture and paintings local to the area. Well worth visiting an taking the tour.

Thank Patrick C
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Reviewed 29 November 2017 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
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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
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Reviewed 23 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
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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
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