Programs and Events
Chestertown Historic House Tour
Saturday, October 4, 2014 1-5 PM
This is the day that the celebrated historic houses of Chestertown open their doors! Over three centuries of American architecture are reflected in the homes and buildings of this charming historic river port, once a center of international Colonial trade. This is one of the oldest regional house tours; join visitors from throughout the Mid-Atlantic as they stroll through the streets of a community named by the National Trust for Historic Preservation as one of the nation’s Distinctive Destinations, touring a dozen or more historic houses and properties.
Tour Tickets........................ $25.00 Advance Sale
Day of Tour Tickets............ $30.00
Groups of 20 or more......... $22.00 for tour tickets
Tickets are available by mail or by phone at the Historical Society of Kent County, Geddes-Piper House location. On tour day, tickets and will-call will be available at 301 High Street, the corner of High and Cross, across from Fountain Park. All
ticket sales are non-refundable; the event
will take place rain or shine. We accept Visa
and Mastercard. For more information, call
For tickets by mail, please include $1.25 shipping and handling.
Mail checks made payable to the Historical Society of Kent County
PO Box 665, Chestertown, MD 21620
For more information:
This year’s tour, entitled Painted Ladies and American Vintage: The Houses of Washington Avenue includes many never before seen homes. This wonderful tour is not to be missed!