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COVID-19 Update – June 14, 2021

As of June 14, 2021, the Jane Sween Research Library is open again for appointments! Visit the library webpage to schedule your visit. 

As of September 26, 2020, the Stonestreet Museum is open again to the public. Masks are required inside the building. Opening hours are Saturdays-Sundays, 12-4 pm, and Dr. Stonestreet is holding office hours once a month. Check the museum page for more info or contact Info@MontgomeryHistory.org with questions.

The Beall-Dawson House and Museum Shop continue to be closed. We are not announcing a reopening date for these buildings at this time. Receive updates about reopening by subscribing to our e-newsletter and following us on Facebook and Instagram.

Visit our events calendar and Montgomery History Connected page to learn about virtual events and online offerings.

 

Jane C. Sween Research Library and Special Collections:

The Jane C. Sween Research Library is open again, by appointment only, as of June 14, 2021. Visit the library webpage to schedule your visit! If you cannot visit in person you can still make a remote research request.

Beall-Dawson Museum, Stonestreet Museum of 19th Century Medicine, and Museum Shop:

The Stonestreet Museum is open Saturdays and Sundays from 12 – 4 pm. Visitors must wear masks inside. A docent will be on hand outside the museum to answer questions. The Beall-Dawson House and Museum Shop continue to be closed and we are not announcing a reopening date at this time. Receive updates about reopening by subscribing to our e-newsletter and following us on Facebook and Instagram.

Montgomery History Administrative Office:

The Montgomery History Administrative Office continues to be closed to the public to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 and staff are working remotely. To contact the Office Manager, email Stacie Vodra at SVodra@MontgomeryHistory.org.

Location

Montgomery History is located in the Beall-Dawson Historical Park in downtown Rockville, where you can find our research library, both museums, administrative office, and museum shop. A small parking lot (including designated handicapped parking) for the campus is located on Middle Lane, between the Beall-Dawson Museum and the Library.

Jane C. Sween Library
Street address: 42 W. Middle Lane, Rockville, MD 20850
Mailing address: 111 W. Montgomery Avenue, Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: (301) 340-2974

 

Inclement Weather: We follow MCPS – if schools are closed for weather, the museums and library are closed as well. On the weekends we follow the County Recreation Department – if daytime classes and activities are canceled, the museums and library are closed.  (MC Rec Weather Hotline: 240-777-6889)

 

Beall-Dawson Museum
Stonestreet Museum of 19th Century Medicine
Museum Shop
103 W. Montgomery Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: (301) 762-1492

 

Admission to Museums:
Admission is free to all museums. Both guided and self-guided tours are available.

Summer visitors: Please be advised that the Beall-Dawson Museum has limited air-conditioning.  We do our best to provide air flow through the museum, but it does get warm; plan your visit accordingly.  (The Stonestreet Museum and the Library are air-conditioned.)

 

 

Administrative Offices
111 W. Montgomery Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: (301) 340-2825

 

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