Kennedy Farmhouse (John Brown Raid HQ)

2406 Chestnut Grove Rd, Sharpsburg, MD 21782 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-370-6851


Western Maryland
Kennedy Farmhouse
Photo Credit: Kennedy Farmhouse
Old farmhouse served as staging area as John Brown and his army prepared for Harpers Ferry raid, during the summer of 1859. National historic landmark.
May-Oct: interior tours by appointment only.
Admission/Tickets Required
Free Parking



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July 23, 2018
Ira M
This site is only open by appointment. It's a long drive from anyplace else that you want to be, so don't go driving up there assuming you'll get in. Having just visited Harpers Ferry, we wanted to...
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June 11, 2018
I had family that lived here at one time according to my genealogy. I enjoyed the tour and talking to guide and then I received a personal guide tour.
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April 30, 2017
Visited with a bus tour from Cape May NJ. Totally worth the trip. Great restoration of the farm and Sprigg & his family were knowledgeable and gracious hosts. An important piece of American...