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Homewood Museum

3400 N Charles St, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218-2608
+1 410-516-5589
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Beautiful Home, exquisite antiques

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

Reviewed 23 March 2018
charp52
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new city ny
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Wonderful Example of Venetian Architecture

The Homewood Museum is a Palladian-inspired five-part plan from a Venetian architect, that has a... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2017
Mike S
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Odenton, Maryland
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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
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

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

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Reviewed 26 December 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

2  Thank Mike S
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Reviewed 16 September 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!

3  Thank Andrea6385
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Reviewed 4 August 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

3  Thank Beachbumman
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Reviewed 11 November 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.

2  Thank pickyeatter
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Reviewed 8 September 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

2  Thank emorga
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Reviewed 15 May 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

3  Thank vangogh88
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Reviewed 25 April 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
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Reviewed 8 October 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

Thank Seth G
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Reviewed 10 September 2013

I visited the Homewood museum in September 2013. The museum is located on the campus of John Hopkins university. The staff there is extremely nice and very knowledgeable. The house has been restored to the period when Charles Carrol II lived there. Unfortunately, not much...More

Thank TooOldtoRun
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