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Rose Hill Manor Park/The Children's and Farm Museum

Rose Hill Manor Park/The Children's and Farm Museum Review

The home of Maryland's first governor, Thomas Johnson, the mansion has been reinvented as a children's museum. Costumed interpreters lead kids through the house and grounds, where they can dress up in period clothing, weave on a loom, and play with reproductions of toys from the 1700s and 1800s. Visitors can also explore a collection of carriages, a log cabin and blacksmith shop, herb gardens, and a smokehouse.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 1611 N. Market St., Frederick, MD 21701 | Map It
  • Phone: 301/600–1646
  • Cost: $5
  • Hours: Apr.–Oct., Mon.–Sat. 10–4, Sun. 1–4; Nov., Sat. 10–4, Sun. 1–4
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  • Location: Frederick

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