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Historic House Tours: Fridays and Sundays, tours depart from the Visitor Center at Noon and 2:00 pm. 
An introduction begins 5 minutes prior to departure. Please arrive early to purchase your tickets at the Visitor Center. Pre-registration is not required.

Grounds & Gardens: Sunday-Saturday, dawn-dusk (occasionally closed for programs; contact office for details) 

Visitor Center Hours: Monday-Friday 10am-4pm | Sundays 11:30am-3:30pm

Tour Admission
Adults: $5/person
Seniors and Groups of 10 or more: $4/person
Ages 5-18 and Students with ID: $2/person
Ages 4 & under: Free

For more information on tours or events,

please call 301-864-0420

Our Events & Exhibitions

Riversdale Kitchen Guild: An Abundance of Fruit from the Garden

Sunday June 4, 12:00 - 3:30 p.m.


See how people would use the fresh fruit coming out of the garden in dishes on the table as well as preserving the crop for later use.

Spillers, Fillers, & Thrillers: Container Gardening 10

Sunday June 10, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

$20 residents Prince George's & Montgomery Counties, $25 non-residents. Cost includes planter pot & all plants.

Register Here

Bring some green to your patio! Whether an avid gardener or a plant parent novice, this workshop will give you all the tools to grow a beautiful container garden. Join Riversdale’s historic site gardener as she leads you through designing, planting, and caring for your plants.

Riversdale Kitchen Guild: Father's Day

Sunday, June 18, 12:00 - 3:30 p.m.


Featuring 19th century recipes celebrating Father's Day.

Riversdale Father's Day Tours

Sunday, June 18, 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.

Free for Fathers

Celebrate dad, grandpa, or another special father with a FREE tour of the historic home. Hear about some of the fathers who lived and labored at Riversdale.

Jazz on the Lawn

Wednesdays | 7-8 p.m.

June 28, July 12, July 26, August 23


Pack a picnic, grab a blanket or lawn chair, and enjoy some of the finest local jazz musicians while relaxing on Riversdale’s grounds.

This FREE summer concert series is sponsored in part by the Maryland State Arts Council and the Town of Riverdale Park.

June 28: Bruce Ewan, internationally acclaimed blues harmonica player and singer, brings his all-star band to the summer concerts series.

July 12: Riverdale Park Arts' Clarinet Academy presents Redwine Jazz featuring orchestral sounds at the summer concert series.

July 26: Downtown Tumbao, features Chilango Jazz from Mexico City, accompanied by rhythms of Cha cha chá, guaracha, son, samba and more with rich Jazz harmonies and driving tumbaos at the summer concert series.

August 23: Brulee will bring elements of bossa nova, smoky jazz ballads, and bouncy alt-pop anthems to this summer concert series.

For more information: email or call 301-864-0420.

For more information on tours or events,

please call 301-864-0420

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