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Maryland State House

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Address: 91 State Circle, Annapolis, MD 21401
Phone Number: 410 974 3400
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Description: The seat of government for the state of Maryland.

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State House Under Construction

I was really glad I got a chance to see the state house, a place with so much historic importance. However, it has been under construction/renovation even past it's promised... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

I was really glad I got a chance to see the state house, a place with so much historic importance. However, it has been under construction/renovation even past it's promised re-opening date and I wasn't able to see some of the most important paintings. The way it is closed off to visitors means that you can't see many of the... More 

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New Braunfels, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Don't pass up the chance to walk the grounds and visit a great landmark of history. Time to reflect and see the US in the early days. Be sure to bring ID to enter.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

we gained a real feeling for the history of this area and the development of state and national government. Architecturally significant building with an opportunity to see the current chambers for the state senate and the delegates. A very helpful volunteer guide gave us additional information. I learned lots and had an enjoyable couple of hours.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

The Maryland Statehouse is the oldest one in the USA still in use. It served as the capital of the country from 1783 to 1784. The distinctive dome was built without nails using only wooden pegs. It's a great beauty with a fascinating history. Definitely worth a visit.

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Yorba Linda, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We stopped in for a quick self guided tour and it was a great bit of history. The history in those different chambers is worth reflecting upon. Wish they allowed tours of the Dome! Allow 30 minutes or more for this self guided tour. The grounds are beautiful as well with a historic cannon on the property.

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Looked great from the outside so we decided to venture inside and were pleasantly surprised. Just a quick check of our ID and we were granted access. You can view the space on your own but we were fortunate enough to have a very informative and interesting viewpoint from a guide. Lots of interesting history to be learned. Glad we... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 406 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We were here the other day, and I learned so much about early American history! I knew Alexandria was instrumental, but I didn't realize what an important part Annapolis played as well! Definitely make a point to go in during opening hours. They have excellent displays.

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Athens, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Great historical building to tour. Very interesting, all self guided, no time constraints to see everything

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This Inn is under new management , therefore, I cannot review it. I have not stayed there under the new management.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

The State House is a staple of visiting Annapolis. It's free to tour the inside and outside and open to the public. Prior to renovations, you could tour the back General assembly rooms where George Washington had meetings, but with the renovations, they are closed. It's normally not packed unless a group is touring. The outside grounds are very nice.

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Additional Information about Maryland State House

Address: Address: 91 State Circle, Annapolis, MD 21401
Phone Number: 410 974 3400
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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