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Shoe and Buckle

May 15, 2020

Shoe and Buckle, American, c. Late 18 th/ 19th Century Medium: Leather and Lead PewterFound in the attic of the Hammond-Harwood HouseBy Barbara GoyetteHammond-Harwood House Executive DirectorThe Hammond-Harwood House has […]

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Chase Family Values

May 13, 2020

By Francis Ramsey-Proctor One of the special and unique aspects of Hammond-Harwood House Museum is that we get the chance to see a family and the home they inhabited. While […]

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Home Sweet Home

May 7, 2020

Download Activity PDF Shapes in Architecture One of the previous programs in our children’s series was called I Can Be an Architect.  We used geometric shapes to build the Hammond-Harwood […]

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The Full Moon

May 7, 2020

A Night in the Early 19th Century at the Loockerman Mansion By Rachel Lovett, Curator & Assistant Director Figure 1 Evening scene with full moon and persons Abraham Pether (1756-1812) […]

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Materials Matter: Copper Surfaces

Apr 29, 2020

By Rachel Lovett, Curator & Assistant Director If you have been inside the historic kitchen at the Hammond-Harwood House you have seen the museum’s extensive collection of kitchen implements, including […]

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I Can Be An Architect

Apr 29, 2020

I Can Be An Architect pdf Today’s program is about William Buckland who designed the Hammond-Harwood House in Annapolis.  He was an architect. Do you know what an architect does? […]

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Some of Our Favorite Things

Apr 22, 2020

In honor of National Volunteer Week, we are celebrating our docents’ favorite objects. The Hammond-Harwood House Museum is fortunate to have an excellent collection of fine and decorative arts housed […]

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Making a Jigsaw Puzzle

Apr 21, 2020

Making a Jigsaw Puzzle of Charles Willson Peale’s George Washington at the Battle of Princeton Download the PDF with the Jigsaw Puzzle here: Activities for Jigsaw puzzle pdf This activity […]

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Howard’s Adventure: Matthias Hammond’s Country Estate

Apr 15, 2020

By: Rachel Lovett, Curator & Assistant Director The original owner of the Hammond-Harwood House was a young man named Matthias Hammond. Matthias likely never made the impressive residence on Maryland […]

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Exploring Botanical Art

Apr 15, 2020

Exploring Botanical Art in the Museum with Titian Peale Download pdf here Dear Parents: This is a program designed to help those parents and children who need something fun, artistic, […]

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