Thomas Stone National Historic Site, Port Tobacco

#48 of 96 in Historic Sites in Maryland
Must see · Historic Site · Tourist Spot
The Thomas Stone National Historic Site, also known as Haberdeventure or the Thomas Stone House, is a United States National Historic Site located about 25 miles (40 km) south of Washington D.C. in Charles County, Maryland. The site was established to protect the home and property of Thomas Stone, one of the 56 signers of the United States Declaration of Independence. His home and estate were owned by the Stone family until 1936.

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  • Was an amazing stop here where you got to tour the house and learn about Thomas stone a lesser known signer of the declaration. The tour guide was very informative and a pleasure to talk with.  more »
  • I really enjoyed my visit to this site. The highlight is David Lassman who is a full time ranger here. We met David at Washington’s birthplace in the spring. He is such a wealth of knowledge. We....  more »
  • A nice off-the-beaten track site, focused on a lesser-known Maryland signer of the Declaration of Independence. We got to the Visitor Center just a few minutes before closing, but the ranger was very friendly and helpful and we enjoyed the brief film. We didn’t get to the house itself before closing, so we could only walk around the outside.
  • Enjoyed the tour. Guide was very knowledgeable about this site & others in the area, felt individualized attention was given to our group.

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