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Hours

Tues. thru Fri.
10:00 - 4:00

Library: 
Wed. thru Fri.
10:00 - 3:00

Museum:
Tues. thru Fri. - 10:00 - 4:00
May thru Oct. Sat. 1:00 - 4:00 Closed Mondays

Groups—Tours, please call in advance, $3.00 per person

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The Historical Society
of Kent County, Maryland

Mission: The Historical Society of Kent County, Maryland, is a non-profit organization dedicated to the collection and preservation of artifacts, documents, and information that aid in the interpretation of all aspects of Kent County's history. The Society shares this information through its research library, museum space, programs, publications and website in order to foster a knowledge and understanding of the shared heritage of the community. The Society supports and encourages the preservation of historic buildings and sites throughout Kent County. 
Hear Ye Hear Ye—News and Upcoming Events

Visit the Bordley History Center, 301 High Street, to see our latest exhibit on the History of the Environment in Kent County.

JOIN US THIS WEEKEND FOR A ONCE IN A LIFE-TIME EVENT
Saturday, Chestertown will be abuzz. The Pride of Baltimore will be at the dock, a small encampment of militia will be at the Custom House, and a parade will be held at 10:30

Please support the Historical Society by purchasing a craft beer at the beer wagon outside the Bordley History Center between 11 and 3 on Saturday.

Stop in to see the artifacts found at Caulk's Field, and join us at 1 PM at Emmanuel Church to hear Dr. Charles Neimeyer and Dr. Julie Schablitsky discuss the Battle of Caulk's Field.

Sunday, we will see you for the reenactment on Caulk's Field.

It's going to be a wonderful weekend.

SAVE THE DATE The 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Caulks Field is this summer. Stay tuned for the many exciting events that will take place on August 29, 30, and 31.

Chestertown House Tour - This year's Chestertown House Tour will feature The Houses of Washington Avenue. Some of the houses on this year's tour have never before been open to the public, and include many of our very own "Painted Ladies". To purchase tickets, please contact the Historical Society at 410-778-3499 or director@kentcountyhistory.org


History Happy Hour Everyone's invited for wine, cheese, program and discussion on First Fridays, 4:00-6:00 PM at 301 High Street in Chestertown,the future Bordley History Center.

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