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Homewood Museum

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Wonderful view into early American life

This amazing example of Palladium architecture from 1801. Summer Home of Charles Carroll of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Baltimore, MD
Beautiful Home, exquisite antiques

Well preserved wealthy home from 1810s with period furnishings. On Johns Hopkins campus... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2018
new city ny
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Hours: Tuesday-Friday 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, noon-4 p.m. Admission: Adults: $6, Seniors: $5, Students and children (6+): $3
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3400 N Charles St, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218-2608
+1 410-516-5589
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This amazing example of Palladium architecture from 1801. Summer Home of Charles Carroll of Homewood, son of Charles Carroll of Carrollton, signer if the Declaration of Independence. Tells difficult story. On Homewood campus of Johns Hopkins University

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

Well preserved wealthy home from 1810s with period furnishings. On Johns Hopkins campus. Informative 1 hour guided tour.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank charp52
Reviewed December 26, 2017

The Homewood Museum is a Palladian-inspired five-part plan from a Venetian architect, that has a central block comprising the main residence, with flanking sections linked to the center by hyphens (corridors). The home is on the Johns Hopkins University campus and was built in 1801...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Mike S
Reviewed September 15, 2016

This is a beautiful, wonderfully preserved home, filled with warmth and the feeling of lives lived well. The staff in the gift shop were very friendly and helpful. I want to go back again when I make it back to Baltimore!

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank Andrea6385
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Built between 1801 and 1806, this home of the son of the longest living signer of the Declaration of Independence, Charles Carroll of Carrollton, is not to be missed if you enjoy architecture of that era. It is handsomely furnished, with period pieces and a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank Beachbumman
Reviewed November 11, 2015

The house tour was excellent in showing the developmental of style of housing in Baltimore and the connection to famous founding Carroll family. There is Free Parking which was a great plus.

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank pickyeatter
Reviewed September 7, 2015

This is a beautiful house museum on the Johns Hopkins campus. The house has been fully restored and beautifully furnished. Our docent was knowledgeable. The home and its owners had a fascinating history. well worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank emorga
Reviewed May 14, 2015

I stumbled upon this museum as some friends and I were walking through the JHU campus on a self-guided tour. We came inside the museum to ask for a map of the campus. The curators gave us the map but asked if we wanted a...More

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank vangogh88
Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

We came here with small children and while the place is awesome, it could do something to invite more kids. The house was allowed to be toured on one's own and the tour was very long. It is a superb place for adults, but less...More

1  Thank Pannipannini
Reviewed October 7, 2014

The tour of this beautiful old home is a great way to spend an hour or two on the Johns Hopkins campus. There is a 7-8$ admission fee, but the docent led us through all the rooms and was good at answering all questions. There...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Seth G
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