Schifferstadt Architectural Museum

Schifferstadt is one of the oldest houses in Frederick. The stone structure (1758) is an outstanding and rare example of colonial German architecture.


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1110 Rosemont Ave
Frederick, MD
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  • Admission/Tickets Required
  • Free Parking
  • Group-Friendly
  • Maximum Group Participants
  • Student Group-Friendly
  • Tour Length
    45-60 mins
Rated 4 by travelkitty50

May 16, 2022


Oktoberfest Visit

After our previous visit during Octoberfest (pre-COVID) I wanted to go again but I don't think they have opened since then. If anyone out there knows, please post it since I'm sure that many others...

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Rated 5 by boycer918

February 18, 2022


The oldest house standing in Frederick City (second oldest in the county, but the other is closed.)

Schifferstadt is one of the best examples in America of German house design. Guides will point out the German (as opposed to English) features. The most distinctive feature is the heating system...

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Rated 5 by tommM6090NF

November 23, 2021


Well preserved and accessible national history.

Great preserved piece of national history. One of only two sites on the national register of historic sites to be located in Frederick.

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