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Visitor Information

9650 Muirkirk Road
Laurel, MD 20708
301-377-7817; TTY 301-699-2544
Fax 301-377-7818 

Office Hours

Mon, Tues, Thurs, & Fri: 9 am-5 pm 
Wed.:  CLOSED 
Sat & Sun:  11 am-4 pm 

Self-Guided Tour Hours

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun:    11 am-3 pm
Wed:   CLOSED*
*Available for school programs/tours by reservation only
Self-guided tour booklet guides you through with the history of the house and the Snowden family.

Dinosaur Room (hands-on dino themed activities)

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun:    11 am-3 pm
Wed:   CLOSED*


Seniors: $4
Adults: $5 
Children (5-18):  $2 
Children (4 and Under):  Free 
Dinosaur Room only $1/person

Docent Guided Tours*

Second Saturday and fourth Sunday of the month at 1 pm and 2:30 pm, year round, except for the month of December.

*Sometimes our docents need to cancel due to unforeseen circumstances. Calling ahead is recommended, if you wish to have a tour guide.

Docent Guided Group Tours

These are for groups of 10 or more people. Reservations required.  Call 301-377-7817

School Group Tours

Please view our Educational Programs.

Montpelier Gift Shop

Thursdays-Tuesdays, 11 am–4 pm. Closed Wednesdays.

The Gift Shop is located in the mansion tour entrance. You'll find Montpelier memorabilia, tea, books for adults and children, music, unique hand-made jewelry and decorative items, and old-fashioned toys.

New! Shop online for Montpelier and Snowden books and memorabilia! 
Click here for details.   


Located in Laurel, Maryland, near the Baltimore-Washington Parkway.

From the D.C. or Baltimore area, take the Baltimore-Washington Parkway (Route 295) to Route 197 (Laurel-Bowie Road). Turn west onto Route 197. Turn left onto Muirkirk Road. Turn right into Montpelier grounds.

From Route 29, turn East onto Route 198. Cross I-95 & Route 1, turn right at the next intersection onto Route 197 (Laurel-Bowie Road). Proceed to Muirkirk Road and turn right. Turn right into the Montpelier Mansion grounds.

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