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Visitor Information

8507 Central Ave*
Capitol Heights, MD 20743
301-333-6560; 240-264-3415; TTY 301-699-2544

*Use rear entrance to gain entry. Further information is located below in 'Location/Directions.'

Ridgeley School is open to the public by appointment only.  Appointments for individual and group tours may be made for Wednesdays from 11 am to 2 pm and the fourth Sunday of each month from 2 pm to 4 pm. The museum is closed for major holidays. 

tour hours (by appointment only)
Wednesdays:  11 am-2 pm 
4th Sunday of month:  2-4 pm 

To make a tour appointment or for more information, please call 240-264-3415

The museum is also available for meetings; please call 240-264-3415 to schedule. 

The facility is operated in partnership with the Prince George’s County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.

Location/Directions

8507 Central Ave., Capitol Heights, MD 20743

From the Capital Beltway (I-95/495), take exit 15B to merge onto MD-214 W Central Avenue. Turn left onto Ritchie Road. Continue 1/4 of a mile and turn left onto Truck Way. At the second driveway turn left into Ridgeley School.

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