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Accokeek
 
Accokeek Foundation
 
3400 Bryan Point Road
 
Accokeek  MD  20607  
 
Phone  301 283-2113
 
Web Site  http://www.accokeek.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:accofound@accokeek.org
 
Description  Colonial farming practices and crafts, old fashioned crops
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Kind of Activity  Living History
 
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  07/14/2003

  Baltimore
  1840 House (Baltimore City Museum)
 
800 E Lombard St
  Baltimore  MD  21201    
  Phone
  Web Site  BROKEN http://www.charm.net/~bclm/
 
Alt Web  http://baltimore.rezcenter.com/baltimore_city_life_museums.shtml
 
Description  restored rowhouse
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
  Kind of Activity  Living History
  New or Updated:  07/18/2003

Maryland
Frederick
Rose Hill Manor Children's Museum
1611 North Market St
Frederick MD 21701
Phone
301 694-1648
Web Site http://www.co.frederick.md.us/parks/rosehill.html
Description prominent early American leader's house is now geared toward children
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Children
Kind of Activity Living History
New or Updated: 06/16/2003

Grantsville
Spruce Forest Artisan Village
177 Casselman Road
Grantsville MD 21536
Phone 301 895-3332
Web Site http://www.spruceforest.org/
E-mail mailto:sotterleyoffice@mail.ameritel.net
Alt Web http://www.stepintohistory.com/states/MD/Spruce_Artisan.htm
Description artists - baskets, stained glass, bird sculptor, teddy bear, blacksmith, weaver in 12 historic structure
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Arts
Kind of Activity Living History
Nature of Group or Site Crafts
Collection A-F Folk Art
New or Updated: 06/24/2003

  Maryland

  Havre de Grace

  Steppingstone Museum

  461 Quaker Bottom Road

  Havre de Grace  MD  21078    

  Phone  410 939-2299

  Web Site  http://www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/central/susquehanna.html

  Alt Web  http://www.fieldtrip.com/md/0a939229.htm

  Description  blacksmith, woodworking, cooper, dairy, potter, decoy, weaving -- more

                    than a dozen buildings

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  New or Updated:   5/11/2006

Oxon Hill
Oxon Hill Manor
6901 Oxon Hill Road
Oxon Hill  MD  20745    
Phone  301 839-7782
Web Site  http://www.pgparks.com/places/rental/oxonhill.html
Description  home of Sumner Welles, Undersecretary of State for FDR, 49 room mansion                     on 55 acres overlooking Potomac River
Type of Resource  House Museum
Primary Focus  Famous People
Kind of Activity  Living History
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
New or Updated:  07/07/2003

  Maryland

  Snow Hill

  Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum,

  Old Furnace Road

  PO Box 207

  Snow Hill  MD  21863    

  Phone  410 632-2032

  Web Site http://www.furnacetown.com/

  Description  mid-19th century industrial village, being restored, with craftspeople

                    demonstrating many activities

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Village

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  Industry /Profession Iron Making

  Era 1828-1850

  New or Updated:   7/25/2006
 

  MD

  St Leonard

  Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum

  10115 Mackall Road

  St Leonard  MD   20685    

  Phone  410 586-8500

  Web Site http://www.jefpat.org/

  Toll Free  800 735-2238

  Alt Web http://www.calvert-county.com/patpk.htm

  Description  waterfront park with extensive archaeological sites, 1936 tenant farmer

                    complex, museum and visitor center, site of 1814 Battle of St Leonard

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Building Type  Farm

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated:  4/29/2007


  St Marys City

  Historic St Mary's City

  18559 Hogaboom Lane

  MAIL PO Box 39

  St Marys City  MD   20686    

  Phone  240 895-4990

  Web Site http://www.stmaryscity.org/

  Toll Free 800 735-2258

  E-mail  mailto:hsmc@smcm.edu

  Alt Web http://www.stepintohistory.com/states/MD/St_Marys_City.htm

  Description  costumed interpreters in 1600's settings, including Woodland Indian

                    Hamlet, ship, farm & state house

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Village

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated:   4/26/2007

Maryland
Westminster
Carroll County Farm Museum
500 South Center Street
Westminster MD  21157
Phone 410 848-7775
Web Site
Description 
farm house & activities on 182 acre farm
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Agricultural
Building Type Farm
Kind of Activity Living History
Research/Reading Library
Era 1852

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