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Tolson's Chapel, Sharpsburg

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Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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Friends of Tolson's Chapel (FOTC) is a 501(c)3 non-profit association established in 2006.

Donations are gratefully accepted:

Friends of Tolson's Chapel

P.O. Box 162

Sharpsburg, MD 21782
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  • I found this historical black church through geocaching and wish we had known about it sooner because I would have requested a tour by appointment if I had known. What an incredible story and... 
    I found this historical black church through geocaching and wish we had known about it sooner because I would have requested a tour by appointment if I had known. What an incredible story and...  more »
  • This is a restored black church in Sharpsburg proper...in a residential setting and across from the Mennonite bakery (closed Sunday and Monday)...a must stop also! It (the church) is not open to the.....  more
    This is a restored black church in Sharpsburg proper...in a residential setting and across from the Mennonite bakery (closed Sunday and Monday)...a must stop also! It (the church) is not open to the.....  more »
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  • The feeling of dreams uplifted is what one feels at Tolson's. I was there for the dedication of the Chapel and School as a National Historic Landmark. Built in 1866 by free and enslaved people. They give tours and Student Education Programs.
  • Cool piece of history.

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