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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 10 am-4pm

Sundays 11:30-3:30 pm

Tour Admission 

Adults: $5/person

Seniors and Groups of 10 or more: $4/person

Ages -18 and Students with ID: $2/person

Ages 4 & under: Free

For more information on tours or events, please call 301-864-0420


Events & Exhibitions:

Jazz on the Lawn

Wednesdays (dates below), 7-8 PM, FREE

Join us for the popular Riversdale summer concert series, Jazz on the Lawn! All performances are sponsored by the Maryland State Arts Council and the Town of Riverdale Park. Stop by to show your support and enjoy FREE live music!

  • July 24 - Musical Encounters

  • August 7 - Downtown Tumbao

  • August 21 - Band Brulee

Riversdale Kitchen Guild Events

Sundays, 12:00 - 3:30 PM, FREE

  • July 28 - Ice Cream

  • August 11 - Salads & Cold Meats

  • August 25 - Summer Bounty

  • September 15 - Hispanic Heritage Month Kick-off

  • October 19 - Harvest Fest

  • October 27 - Fall Bounty

  • November 3 - Emancipation Day

  • December 14 - Riversdale by Candlelight Holiday Event


Join us in the Dependency to watch open hearth historical cooking demonstrations using recipes, tools, and techniques from the time of the original owners of Riversdale.

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