Hays House Museum

324 S Kenmore Ave, Bel Air, MD 21014 Get Directions 
Phone: 410-838-7691
Hays House Museum
Photo Credit: Historical Society of Harford County
The 1788 home of Thomas Hays, "Father of Bel Air," retains much of its original features; depicts Maryland rural village gentry life.
March-Dec: Sun, 1-4pm (2nd & 4th). Other days, call for appointment.



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November 21, 2018
I visited the Hays House Museum recently for a demonstration of hearth cooking in the 1800's and a tour of the house. I was very pleasantly surprised by the three ladies dressed in period clothing...
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March 9, 2018
Anne L
The Hays House is the oldest house in downtown Bel Air. It has it's own parking lot. Docents are always available, sometimes in period costume. It is significant to the history of Bel Air and...
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February 15, 2016
Douglas G
Well preserved colonial era home of Harford legislator. Moved from original location in early 60's. Many exhibits, knowledgeable docents dressed in period costume. Numerous re-enactment encampments...