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Historical Society of Cecil County

Closed Now: 08:30 - 16:00
Open today: 08:30 - 16:00
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Great Cecil County Spot

Open , even on weekends. Next to a wonderful Art studio. The spot has some interesting photos and... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2016
don p
Good place to visit

This museum/library holds the records for the county as well as a small museum. If you are looking... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2016
Perryville, Maryland
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3 Oct 2016
“2 in 1”
6 Aug 2016
“Great Cecil County Spot”
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

City History and art exhibits all in one building. Interesting, just make sure to call ahead to make sure you can get in. When hubby and I stop in they were having a jury judging for local artists, so part of the building was off...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Open , even on weekends. Next to a wonderful Art studio. The spot has some interesting photos and memorabilia from the history of the area. It also has an large and valuable amount of information regarding the history and families and people of the county

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 20 January 2016

This museum/library holds the records for the county as well as a small museum. If you are looking for genealogy information this is the place. They are a great repository with a good knowledgeable staff.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank mary532
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Form the mid 1500's on (King Charles finally gave in) maryland was given a land grant operated by the Calvert & Crossland families (collectively called The Lords Baltimore). George Calvert was the first and only Lord Baltimore who actually set foot in the "New World,"...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank wayne h
Reviewed 3 November 2015

An old bank building that was converted to the county library before becoming the home of both the Historical Society of Cecil County and the Arts Council. The research library has a good collection of old newspapers, photos, family histories, and generally information about people...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Richard G
Reviewed 9 July 2014

This location is an old granite building that has served as a bank and a library among other things. It now holds the repository of all things about Cecil County as well as some Maryland information. Many original documents regarding Civil War, pictures, local newspaper...More

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank plmBrickNJ
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