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Hours


Library: 
Wedhesday - Friday
10:00am - 3:00pm

Shop:
Wednesday - Saturday
10:00am - 3:00pm

Geddes Piper House Museum is closed for the season. Group tours are available with advanced reservation for $3 per person. Call 410.778.3499

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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

New Exhibition
Start "Discovering the Key to Kent County History," in our first permanent exhibition at the Bordley History Center!

New Driving Tour of Kent County
Fresh off the presses, The Underground Railroad and Quest for Freedom, a new driving tour of Kent County is now available at the Bordley History Center.

**Both possible due to the generous support of the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority and the Stories of the Chesapeake Heritage Area.**

Guided Historic Chestertown Walking Tour
Spring is here and there is no better time to take a guided historic tour of downtown Chestertown! Learn about the people and places of our past with HSKC librarian and local historian Joan Andersen. Reservations are required for the one-hour walking tour, groups must have a minimum of four people, and tickets are $15 in advance. Call 410.778.3499 to reserve your group tour today!

Geddes Piper House open Saturdays
After a long winter, the Geddes Piper House is now open Saturdays 1pm to 4pm for pubic visits. Come see this 18th Century home filled with period antiques.



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