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Montgomery County Historical Society

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Address: 111 West Montgomery Avenue, Rockville, MD 20850
Phone Number: 301-340-2825
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a suburban gem

great stop to learn about this suburb adjacent to washington d.c. rockville is the county seat and there are many volunteer historians who have done a great job preserving and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 8, 2014
Rockville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

If you live in Montgomery County or if your ancestors are from MoCo you need to know about the MCHS. Consider joining, or visit the Beall-Dawson house for free a few times a year (Happy Birthday MoCo, Heritage Day). Rotating exhibits are well researched and always feature local people/situations. The Genealogy Club is great (once a month meetings). Please support... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Lovely neighborhood with old and well preserved houses. There are several walking tours with some interesting historic info. Namely the one about African American heritage.

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Rockville, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

great stop to learn about this suburb adjacent to washington d.c. rockville is the county seat and there are many volunteer historians who have done a great job preserving and presenting the history of the county. the county settlement history goes back to colonial times, through the civil war up to the present with the history of certain farm tracts... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Neat place to visit for short trip and visit to Rockville Town Square within walking distance. Stonestreet Museum is great for field trip. Kids loved it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

Nice tour and interestings stories abount Montgomery County....there's an old cemetery across the street, too, tiny. Parking can be tricky.

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