History well preserved & well presented. Reenactments occur frequently and make you feel like you are back in the 1860's.
About The Dr. Samuel Mudd House & Museum
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Very well maintained & interesting home, filled with artifacts from the Mudd family - including the chaise where JWB was diagnosed, and the bed where he was treated. The guide did a great job of describing not only the events surrounding that fateful night, but...More
I took a tour of Dr Mudd's home when I was on the John Wilkes Booth Escape Tour. As a young girl I was fascinated with the Lincoln Assassination and the role Dr Mudd played. The property is lovely and the back is what is...More
This is an interesting historical site, and the house is well preserved. However, admission is $7 for an adult, which would be fine if the tour was worthwhile. Our tour guide was one of the worst I've encountered. She was not well organized, frazzled, toured...More
As a history buff, particularly of the Civil War, I had to stop. It is an easy drive and very accessible. It has plenty of parking and a low fee for the tour. The house has been in the Mudd family since the mid-1800s so...More
My father was a social studies teacher so we were brought up visiting historical sites. The tour was fun but at times a little too wordy but interesting. I enjoyed being able to visit a part of Dr. Mudd's life. In time these experiences will...More
I have taken this tour three times including the Victorian Christmas event. Always enjoyable and informative but my last visit seemed to drag as the tour guide talked and talked and talked some more. About an hour standing in pretty much one spot. A bit...More
Went here to chaperone a middle school field trip. Lots of history here and rumor has it that it's haunted as well.
Brrrrrrr. There were ROTC personnel who greeted the guests and promptly took them to a building where a fee could be paid for light refreshments and a tour of the mansion. Too many people are inside Dr. Mudd's house at one time....our Docent had not...More