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Evergreen Museum & Library

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It is hard to explain how wonderful the house is. Freddy gave us the tour and she was terrific... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
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Beautiful House & Decorative Arts

We visited Evergreen Museum & Library as a day trip from D.C. Had a great guided tour with... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
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On the National Register of Historic Places, this mansion is a magnificent Italianate structure surrounded by twenty-six wooded acres and scenic formal gardens.
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4545 N Charles St, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21210-2601
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

It is hard to explain how wonderful the house is. Freddy gave us the tour and she was terrific! Lots of Tiffany glass and art works. Great philanthropists! Highly recommend!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

We visited Evergreen Museum & Library as a day trip from D.C. Had a great guided tour with knowledgeable and personable docent. The house itself is beautiful, and we enjoyed the fine and decorative arts inside.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank TheDistrictTraveler
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Wonderfully preserved, with a few added touches, and all explained in a thoroughly enjoyable tour. Best Indoor Tourist Attraction after Aquarium.

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank Tc R
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Have lived in Baltimore for 34 years, but had never set foot in this spectacular place until I retired. What a surprise! An amazing sleeper, with a remarkable 1858 mansion that was expanded several times creating a genuine maze of rooms and views, filled with...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank SlewpJB
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Can only add some more outdoor photos they don't allow indoor anymore. Was checking this out along with other places in Baltimore I had no interest in my youth. This is Victorian mansion and was a prominent home of the Garret Family that ran the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
4  Thank mbw244
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We saw this advertised in the triple A travel book and we love old mansions like this from that era of Grand Places like Biltmore in Asheville, TN. We were not disappointed. This is a great place to tour. The grand life style that this...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank Mike301
Reviewed 17 October 2016

It was my first visit so I had no expectations. I was amazed how dig it was. The house is beautiful and give you a good picture of the lives of the people who inhabited it.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Sami L
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I have no idea how I ever waited so long to visit the Evergreen Museum, because it was one of the most wonderful experiences that a Victorian House aficionado could ever have. I was fortunate enough to have a personal tour conducted by my docent...More

Date of experience: August 2016
4  Thank sdsteve1
Reviewed 17 August 2016

On visits to my family we have passed this wonderful museum, but had not visited the museum library. My son's wedding reception was held in the carriage house ( part of the estate) The main house has books and art, Picasso, Degas and Modigliani .....More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Nancy-Jane G
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We stopped in because it was open on a Monday when many other museums in the city are closed. We were rewarded by the surprise of discovering a treasure-trove. Owned by Johns Hopkins University, this house/museum of the Garrett family is filled with many Tiffany...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Beachbumman
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30 April 2018|
Response from Homewood1801 |
Hi 42Puzzles, Thanks for your question. Regular admission is $8. Faculty, staff, and students of The Johns Hopkins University receive free admission. If you are active military or a veteran, admission is $3. Hope you... More