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Visitor Information

Notice:

Darnall’s Chance House Museum will NOT be conducting historic tours or rental appointments from Sunday, November 23, 2014-Saturday, January 3, 2015.

The Museum will begin offering these services again beginning Sunday, January 4, 2015.

Museum Address

Darnall's Chance House Museum
14800 Governor Oden Bowie Drive
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
darnallschance@pgparks.com

Office Hours

Tuesday-Friday, 9 am-5 pm 

Tour Hours

Tuesdays-Thursdays (by appointment only), 10 am-4 pm
Fridays and Sundays (walk-in tours), 12 noon-4 pm

Admission Fees

$3/adults

$2/seniors & groups
$1/ages 5-18
FREE for ages 4 & under

Gift Shop

Tuesdays-Fridays, 12 noon-4 pm


Sundays, 12 noon-4 pm

Location / Directions

Located in historic Upper Marlboro, Maryland, the museum is situated between Schoolhouse Pond and St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church. 



From the Capital Beltway (I-495), take Exit 11A, Pennsylvania Avenue, South (Route 4). Follow Route 4 seven miles and exit at Upper Marlboro. At the end of the exit ramp, turn left onto Water Street. Go through the first light (Main Street). Proceed past the County Administration Building (right) and Schoolhouse Pond (left). Darnall's Chance is the first driveway on the left after Schoolhouse Pond. 



From Route 301(south) take the entrance ramp to Maryland Route 4, North to Washington, D.C. Take the first exit, Upper Marlboro/Equestrian Center/Showplace Arena. Turn right at the bottom of the ramp onto Water Street. Go through the first light (Main Street). Proceed past the County Administration Building (right) and Schoolhouse Pond (left). Darnall's Chance is the first driveway on the left after Schoolhouse Pond.

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