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Historical Society Museum

25 S Washington St, Easton, MD 21601-3014
+1 410-822-0773
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A historical gem in downtown Easton

Stopped by during the Waterfowl Festival and found this small, but updated museum to be a new and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
FJGonzalezG
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Bethesda, Maryland
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This is not going to be easy, but Ben will start at the beginning of our venture and hope to... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
Ben_Theretoo406
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Chevy Chase, Maryland
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Offers guided tours of several notable historic houses.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good53%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“local history” (2 reviews)
“talbot county” (2 reviews)
“eastern shore” (3 reviews)
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25 S Washington St, Easton, MD 21601-3014
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+1 410-822-0773
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by during the Waterfowl Festival and found this small, but updated museum to be a new and wonderful discovery. The exhibits were excellent, with wonderfully curated artifacts, and excellent explanations. There are large touch screens that make wonderful use of old photos and new...More

Thank FJGonzalezG
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is not going to be easy, but Ben will start at the beginning of our venture and hope to maintain your interest without misleading or misinforming you. First, the actual Historic Society Museum is a few doors south and across the street at 30...More

1  Thank Ben_Theretoo406
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We wandered around Easton and found this museum. This day there was an exhibit honoring the 150th Anniversary of the founding of Unionville....A town founded by local black civil war soldiers who fought in the war, returned from the war, and were given their freedom...More

Thank DebbieA45
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Admittedly after thirty years of vacationing here, I finally visited because I really wanted to see the special exhibit about the Unionville Church. Prior reviews mention that the Museum is small, it has short hours and its running on a shoestring. However, what they do...More

Thank CSSnowshoer
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is a typical small town museum. It's very small and the collection is of mixed interest. It's amazing that some of the pieces have survived, but many are just old stuff. The interpretation is indifferent and the attempt at themes sometimes a bit strained....More

Thank Forrest C
Reviewed 25 January 2017

They change the exhibits frequently. This is a worthy organization to support. There is a parking lot along the side of the building. There is a really nice garden behind the museum to stroll through.

Thank Motherhen03
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Despite information at the Vistors Center to the opposite, the museum was closed when we got there. Staff at the museum explained that they should have updated their hours. Despite that, they turned on the lights and allowed us to self-tour the museum. It is...More

1  Thank Ken N
Reviewed 19 April 2016

We had the most delightful hour at this small museum. It's "only" two rooms, but it has been totally upgraded/modernized and now is simply not to be missed. Our hostess was a long-time resident of Easton and the Eastern Shore and added to our visit...More

Thank LarryMason
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed this gem of a museum located in an historic old home just across the street from the gardens. Small, but very informative and fun.

Thank rnmassage
Reviewed 17 January 2016

small simple could use more help ..like to see more about the old stores that once sold goods and services in the area/ I like to see things more about the working peoples

1  Thank Will L
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