Hager House and Museum

110 Key St.
Hagerstown, MD 21740- Map It
Phone: (301) 739-8393

AAA Editor Notes

Hager House and Museum, .5 mi. s. on Virginia Ave. in City Park at 110 Key St., offers self-guiding tours of the house built by town founder Jonathan Hager in 1739. This impregnable building, erected over two springs to assure a protected water supply, served as home, fort and storehouse for its owner. The house is furnished in period; an adjacent museum has artifacts. Beautiful herbal and flower gardens surround the home. Special events are offered, including German Christmas tours held the first two weekends in December.
$3; $2 (ages 13-17 and senior citizens); $1 (ages 6-12).
Hours: Fri.-Sat. 10-4, some Sun. noon-5, Apr.-Oct.; other times by appointment. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Allow 30 minutes minimum.