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An Historical Gem in Bel Air, MD

I visited the Hays House Museum recently for a demonstration of hearth cooking in the 1800's and a... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2018
travels4funalot
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Bel Air, Maryland
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The Hays House is the oldest house in downtown Bel Air. It has it's own parking lot. Docents are... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
Anne L
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Abingdon, Maryland
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Reviewed 22 November 2018

I visited the Hays House Museum recently for a demonstration of hearth cooking in the 1800's and a tour of the house. I was very pleasantly surprised by the three ladies dressed in period clothing who were cooking and tending the fire. The room with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank travels4funalot
Reviewed 10 March 2018

The Hays House is the oldest house in downtown Bel Air. It has it's own parking lot. Docents are always available, sometimes in period costume. It is significant to the history of Bel Air and Harford County. Special events take place throughout the year.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Anne L
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Well preserved colonial era home of Harford legislator. Moved from original location in early 60's. Many exhibits, knowledgeable docents dressed in period costume. Numerous re-enactment encampments yearly

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Douglas G
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We were stopping at the Bel Air High School next door for a game when we spotted this historic house. Downtown it is the living history museum for the historical society of Harford county. Named for Thomas A. Hays a prominent attorney, landowner, and entrepreneur...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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