Kennedy Farmhouse (John Brown Raid HQ)

Kennedy Farmhouse Photo
The farmhouse served as staging area as John Brown and his army prepared for Harpers Ferry raid, during the summer of 1859. National historic landmark.
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2406 Chestnut Grove Rd
Sharpsburg, MD
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  • Admission/Tickets Required
  • Educational Resources Available
  • Family-Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Group Tour Rates Offered
  • Group-Friendly
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  • Tour Length
    1 hr
Rated 5 by Brett L

May 15, 2024

Brett L

Unbelievable tour!

We traveled to the Kennedy Farm as part of a weeklong trip from New York tracing John Brown's 1859 journey to Harpers Ferry. We spent a morning at the Farm with Sprigg Lynn, who is an INCREDIBLE...

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Rated 4 by Ralph C

April 13, 2023

Ralph C

A historic site worthy of a short visit

Really wanted to visit here due to its historical significance. Out of the way but worth it. Building unfortunately looks like it has some exterior decay that needs repair. It was closed so couldn’t...

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Rated 2 by dah00v2

October 15, 2022


Closed but wanted to take a photo and ill marked on GPS and in area with no wifi

So we were going to Antietam Battlefield and Cemetery so we wanted to do this too but wifi cut out and GPS lost. SOOOO, we got to the area where it said "you have arrived" when GPS cut out. There...

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