Jane C. Sween Research Library and Special Collections:

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


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

If you’d like to meet Dr. Stonestreet and visit the Stonestreet Museum of 19th Century Medicine, you can schedule your appointment by contacting Stonestreet@MontgomeryHistory.org.

The Beall-Dawson House and Museum Shop continue to be closed for collection preservation and building renovations. Receive updates about our activities by subscribing to our e-newsletter.


Montgomery History Administrative Office:

The Montgomery History Administrative Office is not open to the public because staff are frequently working remotely. To contact the Office Manager, email Stacie Vodra at SVodra@MontgomeryHistory.org.


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



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


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

Admission is free. Both guided and self-guided tours are available.


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