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Geddes-Piper House - Chestertown, MD
Geddes-Piper House

The Geddes-Piper House is a Federal-period townhouse museum in the heart of the historic district of Chestertown Maryland, along the Eastern Shore's Chester River. The Geddes-Piper House is the only 18th-century house in Chestertown open to the public. It is the home of the Historical Society of Kent County.

Three floors are furnished with period pieces, with a rotating series of exhibits on the second floor. An extensive library contains genealogy, local and regional documents and reference books, photos, and a large number of maps and charts related to the Chesapeake Bay and the Eastern Shore.

Join us for our special annual Tea Time House Tour, a walking tour of selected houses in the Chestertown Historic District. This year's tour is October 1st from 1 to 6 p.m. Tickets are $25, including tea. Children under 12 are half price. Don't forget to make a dinner reservation.

Hours:

Wed-Friday 10 AM - 4 PM for self-guided tours and library research.

From May 1 to Nov 1, guided tours are given 1-4 pm Saturday and Sunday. Open all day during Chestertown Tea Party (Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend).

Fees: Donation: $3 per adult requested.
For more information about Geddes-Piper House call (410) 778-3499 or visit the following website: http://www.hskcmd.com.

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