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Hammond-Harwood House

19 Maryland Ave., Annapolis, MD 21401
(410) 263-4683
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About Hammond-Harwood House

The Hammond-Harwood House is a museum of 18th century architecture and art standing as a testament to the importance of preservation to the residents of Annapolis, and America. Built in 1774, this National Historic Landmark presents a window into the lives of the people who built the house, lived in it, and ensured that it would be enjoyed by future generations for years to come. Tours of the House highlight its refined design, unique history, and incomparable collection of paintings by Charles Willson Peale and furniture by John Shaw. Open daily noon to 5 p.m, closed on Tuesday.

Attraction

General

- Family Friendly

- Minimum Group:

10.00

- Reservation Recommended

- Reservations Required

- Specials/Coupons for Groups


General

Hours

- Sunday

12pm - 5pm

- Monday

12pm - 5pm

- Tuesday

Closed

- Wednesday

12pm - 5pm

- Thursday

12pm - 5pm

- Friday

12pm - 5pm

- Saturday

12pm - 5pm
Pricing

- Discounts

Children Ages 12 & Under , Group Discount , Senior , Student ,

- Payment Methods Accepted

Cash, Check, Discover, Master Card, Visa,

Beautiful home, great tour guides
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... Read Full Review
Home of one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence.
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... Read Full Review
Historic Home
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... Read Full Review

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2018 Secret Garden Tour
Hammond-Harwood House

2018 Secret Garden Tour

June 3, 2018

The Hammond-Harwood House 2018 Secret Garden Tour (SGT), continues an Annapolis tradition and a treasured annual event. It will take guests through one of Annapolis’ most historic areas: Charles, Cathedral, Conduit and Franklin Streets and Acton Landing (the old Anne Arundel Medical Center), all just a minute’s walk from some of the state’s most historic areas; State and Church Circles and City Dock. Guests to the SGT will enjoy going beyond the gates of beautiful and lovingly tended private gardens not normally seen from the sidewalk, each displaying the tastes and lifestyle of the homeowners. Tour goers will enjoy the beauty, quiet and tranquility of the gardens they visit as well as discover ideas suitable for their own plantings and outdoor living areas.

Jane Austen Tour
Hammond-Harwood House

Jane Austen Tour

May 1, 2018

Tour of the house that compares the customs and social graces of the Loockerman family, who lived in the Hammond-Harwood House in the early 19th century, with those of characters in Jane Austen novels. For reservations, please call 410-263-4683×10 or email info@hammondharwoodhouse.org  

Artisans of a Great House
Hammond-Harwood House

Artisans of a Great House

April 26, 2018

In this hands on workshop series artisans explore the trades employed by families who lived in the great houses of the Chesapeake, like the Hammond-Harwood House. Second generation silversmith, Henry Hopkins III, has worked on silver for the White House, The Phillips Collection, and Homewood House. In this two hour long program Mr. Hopkins will take you on a tour of the silver collection of Hammond-Harwood House including the conservation methods he used on an 18th century urn and 19th century butter dish, both original to the house.

Architect and Apprentice
Hammond-Harwood House

Architect and Apprentice

April 2, 2018

The exhibition focuses on the narrative of William Buckland, the architect of Hammond-Harwood House, and his relationships forged with apprentice and craftsmen. Exhibition runs April 1 to December 31. Free and open to the public during normal tour hours.