Maryland State House

Oldest American state house in continuous legislative use. U.S. Capitol from November 26, 1783 to August 13, 1784. Historic legislative chambers include an exhibit about General George Washington resigning his commission, and statues of Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglass. On Maryland's Frederick Douglass Driving Tour. A National Park Service National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom site.


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100 State Cir
Annapolis, MD
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Rated 5 by Dovidan

November 05, 2022



The rooms about Washington, Fredrick Douglas, and Harriet Tubman were the best. Worth spending 30-45 minutes here

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Rated 5 by eduardobri2

October 24, 2022


MD state house

Beautiful building with great decorations and paintings. Amazed to be surrounded by so much history that took place there.

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Rated 5 by Carolina_Traveler_7

September 05, 2022


Beautiful and interesting side visit

Beautiful place, loads of history. Multiple locals kept telling us it was a must-do - glad we went. My favorites were the room where George Washington resigned his commission (unheard of in those...

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