Josiah Henson Park

11420 Old Georgetown Road, Rockville, MD 20852 Get Directions
Phone: 301-650-4373
House at Josiah Henson Park
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Located on the old Isaac Riley Farm where Reverend Josiah Henson lived and worked as a slave from 1795 to 1830. His 1849 autobiography inspired Harriet Beecher Stowe's landmark novel, "Uncle Tom's Cabin."

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TripAdvisor® Traveler Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating Based on 2 reviews
September 2, 2015
MalinS71
We went during the African American history month. They had the house open for visitors every weekend. The house and the stories were great. We really enjoyed the tour. Our kids thought it was a bit...
June 28, 2015
DCHistoryAndCulture
Great historical location managed by Montgomery County (MD) Parks covering the history of Josiah Henson, this home, the archaeology of the site, as well as historical presenters and performers. This...