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Old Stone House

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Address: 3051 M St Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20007
Phone Number: 202 426 6851
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BACKYARD IS A GARDEN OASIS

Due to the timing of our approach, the little building was already closed which left us to merely wander the backyard area (free and easy to enter). If it gives you any idea, as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
Pyra-Danny
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St. Petersburg, Florida

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Plano, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

This is a nice little museum in Georgetown. It has a small ground that is maintained, but it is mainly a building that is the longest standing in DC from pre-revolutionary times. It was interesting to see the rooms and artifacts. There's a little gift shop as soon as you enter and the staff was really nice. Free.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Due to the timing of our approach, the little building was already closed which left us to merely wander the backyard area (free and easy to enter). If it gives you any idea, as soon as we stepped onto the path, we passed a young couple obviously taking engagement photos—this place is that sort of pretty. NOT THAT BIG OR... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Located in Georgetown area, this is a hidden gem of DC. They have beautiful garden and small museum. If you have time and are around Georgetown neighborhood, you should stop by this place.

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Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

I probably wouldn't go out of my to come to this area JUST for the Stone House, but if you're in Georgetown anyway, it's worth a 10-15 minute segway to walk through this small old colonial stone house. It's free and it's right on the main street "M" where all the cool shopping and restaurants are located. Charming gift store... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Oldest house in DC....built in 1765. Located right in the heart of Georgetown retail area. How cool is that. I love the fact that someone had the foresight to preserve it! Rangers lead the Tours here. Demo of crafts & cooking of that era. Not open every day of the week Great Gift Shop.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

I love this little house. You can really get a feel of how the colonists here lives in the 17th and 18th centuries. I highly recommend a visit. It's in the heart of Georgetown, and it is not to be missed!

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Montgomery Village, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

This tiny Old Stone House is semi-hidden on one of the busiest streets (M Street) in old Georgetown. I have met a number of public citizen volunteers who maintain the small but lovely flower garden. Some reenactor volunteers show up from time to time in Colonial costumes to work spinning wheels or to card threads to be used in spinning... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

While enjoying our second walk through Georgetown, we stopped to check out the Old Stone House on M Street. It's a free visit through a small, quaint, structure with a delightful history dating from 1765! I'm so glad we stopped in!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

The house is rather interesting, but is a bit blocked in the busiest street of Georgetown. The display of how a XVIII century family lived is quite interesting, but the small size of the house suggests that some restriction on the amount of people walking up should be placed.

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Warrenton, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

This little gem is tucked right in the middle of all the fabulous shops of Georgetown. My husband and I love this kind of history and really enjoyed the self-guided tour. Definitely worth stopping in to get back to reality!

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Address: 3051 M St Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20007
Phone Number: 202 426 6851
Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Georgetown
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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