Monday, November 7, 2016

Make Plans to Visit Tudor Hall in 2017

The historic Tudor Hall is a fascinating piece of our nation's history. When you visit, you'll connect to the story of the Maryland Booths who left their mark on America forever. You'll walk where they walked, lived, played, worked and dreamed. When you visit, this part of history comes alive.

The property and first floor of Tudor Hall will be open to visitors for tours in 2017 at 1:00 & 2:00 PM on the dates listed below. This year there are some special talks replacing the 2:00 tours on the dates listed with a (*). All 1:00 and other 2:00 tours will feature the general tour. All tours and talks last about 45 minutes. See below for details of the special talks and regular tours.

 April 9 & 23*, May 7* & 21, June 4* & 25*, July 9* & 23, August 6 & 20*, September 3* & 17, October 8* & 22, November 5

*April 23, July 9 at 2:00 PM
John Wilkes Booth and Tudor Hall
by Jim Garrett
Jim is a life-long Lincoln Assassination and Booth enthusiast, a volunteer at Ford’s Theatre and a tour guide for Washington DC’s Old Town Trolley Tours and Private Tours of Washington. He is co-author of The Lincoln Assassination: Where Are they Now? and The Flags of Ford’s Theatre.

 *June 25, August 20 at 2:00 PM
Junius Brutus Booth and Tudor Hall
by Jim Garrett

 *May 7, September 3 at 2:00 PM 
Junius Brutus Booth, Jr.: The Eldest Brother of John Wilkes Booth
by Dave Taylor

Dave is the creator and administrator of the popular In addition to being an elementary school teacher, Dave is an avid Lincoln Assassination and Booth researcher, writer and speaker. He is also a tour guide for the John Wilkes Booth Escape Route Bus Tour organized by the Surratt Society.

 *June 4, October 8 at 2:00 PM
"A Long Look Backward": From the Pen of Asia Booth
by Kate Ramirez
Kate is a 19th century murder researcher, speaker, and living historian who specializes in the Lincoln assassination, the Lizzie Borden murders, and the case of the “Devil in the White City” multi-murderer, Dr. H. H. Holmes. She has presented on different aspects of the Lincoln assassination for several organizations including the Society for Women and the Civil War, Tudor Hall, Historic Port Royal, and the Surratt Society. Kate also speaks about the events of 1865 through her work as a volunteer docent at the Dr. Samuel A. Mudd House Museum and as an employee of Historic Port Tobacco Village. When off the clock, she can often be found tending to her adopted burial plot in Congressional Cemetery.

 The cost for each tour and each talk is $5.00 cash for those age 13 and older. For more information:
443-619-0008 or or
Tudor Hall is located at 17 Tudor Lane, Bel Air, MD 21015

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