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The Historical Societyof Kent County

Enhancing the sense of place for visitors and residents by promoting and preserving the history of Kent County

Our Mission

The Historical Society of Kent County, Maryland, is a non-profit organization dedicated to the collection and preservation of artifacts, documents, and information that aid in the interpretation of all aspects of Kent County’s history. The Society shares this information through its research library, museum space, programs, publications and website in order to foster a knowledge and understanding of the shared heritage of the community. The Society supports and encourages the preservation of historic buildings and sites throughout Kent County.

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Programs & Events

Tours & TeaRecurring

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History Happy HourRecurring

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Historic House Tour08/30/2018

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Ghost Walks of Historic Chestertown10/21/2018

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Become a member of The Historical Society and receive:

  • Journal: The Key to Old Kent (non-members pay $5.00)
  • Unlimited free access to the Geddes-Piper House Interpretive Museum
  • Unlimited use of our Genealogy and Local History Research Library
  • Discount on Genealogical Research Services, April-December
  • And more!
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