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Historic Annapolis Museum and Store

99 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2001
+1 410-267-6656
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Never knew the Museum was upstairs - Nice gift shop

I have enjoyed shopping in the first floor gift shop at this location, but never thought about the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AnitaS484
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Brooksville, Florida
Just so so

The street level is a shop and the second and third floors are the museum. There is no fee, but... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
EngelkingCGMN
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Cottage Grove, Minnesota
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“first floor” (8 reviews)
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99 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2001
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+1 410-267-6656
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have enjoyed shopping in the first floor gift shop at this location, but never thought about the museum part of the name. A nice selection of nautical and garden decor, a little on the pricey side but good quality. a great selection of books...More

Thank AnitaS484
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Reviewed May 12, 2018

The street level is a shop and the second and third floors are the museum. There is no fee, but they do accept donations. The topic of the museum is the history of slavery and indentured servants in the Annapolis area. There's a lot of...More

2  Thank EngelkingCGMN
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Reviewed April 13, 2018

Occupying a historic corner building at the waterfront, the site has a quaint and eclectic gift store on the first floor and museum space on the 2nd and 3rd. The current display educates about the 3 groups forced into servitude in colonial America: African slaves,...More

Thank Kraig M
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

Run by a non-profit to support the education and preservation of Historic Annapolis, the museum and store is located on lower main. The store has a regional mix of things from books to home decor, boat models, jewelry and gifts; truly it has something for...More

Thank SYClark
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Reviewed December 3, 2017

We stopped in the Museum and Shop. We never saw the museum or mention of it. We found the shop, and it had typical merchandise, not would you would expect in a museum shop. I am only now finding out that there was supposed to...More

Thank Patrick M
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Reviewed November 24, 2017

Visited Annapolis for a day trip over the Thanksgiving holiday. Wanted to see the historic area of the City, adjacent the Naval Academy and the harbor, while also getting some historical context. This museum had an exhibit about escaped slaves and indentured servants who fled...More

1  Thank FTL-FAMILY
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Reviewed October 24, 2017

Nice little museum and gift shop. Clean with public facilities. Enjoyed the experience. In an excellent location and not crowded.

Thank Sharon C
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

We were looking for an historic site in Annapolis that we had not yet visited. This small museum is right off Main Street with a good view of Ego Alley. The current exhibit, "Runaways of the Chesapeake," portrayed indentured servants and convict servants as well...More

Thank happytrails410
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Reviewed July 27, 2017

Two women(one older and one young) were working the check out counter. Both were deeply engrossed in with the cell phones. I walked up to the counter and waited to be checked out. They never looked up. My wife made a comment about paying. They...More

Thank normanpowell
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Reviewed July 8, 2017

The museum was closed for two days while we were visiting. We were lucky enough to spend our last day within it's fantastic walls. So much too see. The second floor contains art work and model ships. Nothing that we had ever experienced before. Not...More

Thank RaineWestDeptford
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