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The original house of Dr. Samuel Mudd, the physician who set the leg of John Wilkes Booth.
3725 Doctor Samuel Mudd Rd, Waldorf, MD 20601-4284
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All reviews john wilkes booth lincoln assassination broken leg victorian christmas our tour guide original furnishings well worth the trip piece of history his wife samuel mudd wonderful tour southern maryland great visit tour lasted about an hour within an hour air conditioned three days
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had family in town, they couldn't believe I lived so close to this attraction. I am a history lover, so I normally enjoyed this kind of stop. The attendant in the visitors store was very knowledgeable and I enjoyed a great conversation with him. A...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed August 6, 2019

It was nice to see and here the guide who told the story of how the country doctor was lie to and pulled into the plot!If you do not know the story Doctor Mudd was asked to help a man who he was told fell...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mary N
Reviewed July 30, 2019

I was in southern Maryland on a work trip and decided to pay a visit to the Mudd house. I arrived a bit after 5pm and it was closed. I did spend some time admiring the house from outside the gate, where they do have...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Rob B
Reviewed July 28, 2019 via mobile

You truly need to make the trip down and see history for yourself. Truly a good day and lots of really intersting information

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Andrew101462
Reviewed July 17, 2019 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour of the Dr. Mudd house! Our tour guide was Dorothea and she was absolutely fantastic. She was incredibly knowledgeable and answered all of our many questions without hesitation. Much of the furniture and other household items are original to Dr....More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 5, 2019 via mobile

You will learn about so many more details about the assassination of President Lincoln, the conspiritors involved, Dr.Mudd's roll in this part of history that you never knew before, and the reasons behind the death of this amazing president. Plan for up to 1 and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

My family and I have visited the Mudd Home many times. We especially like touring at Christmas time. It had retained a rural feel, unlike manny settings in and around Washington DC.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fedtravelertoo
Reviewed December 6, 2018

We visited the Dr. Mudd House & Museum during their Victorian Christmas celebration. The staff was dressed in period costumes. There was a Union camp set up on one side of the property, and a Confederate camp set up on the opposite side. Take some...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BusinessTraveler2006
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We stopped by on a Saturday but found no information about hours or tours or specifics that would allow us to stop and go in. We were inroute to a birthday party and thought we would come back later. We did and found a small...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

I've been here twice and learned even more the second time. Everyone is dressed in the clothes of that era and their stories are interesting.

Date of experience: June 2018
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June 6, 2019|
Response from BusinessTraveler2006 | Reviewed this property |
None that I know of. It would be cheaper to rent a car for the day and visit places in that area. Mary Surratts House is not far from there.
March 12, 2015|
Response from JohnBCowgill | Reviewed this property |
Open Hours: Wednesdays and Saturdays: 11 am - 4 pm Sundays: noon - 4:00 pm Tours start on the hour and half-hour, and the last tour begins at 3:30 pm. Holiday Closures: Easter Sunday: April 5th Their address they have... More