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Near Earleville in Cecil County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mount Harmon Plantation at World’s End

Historic Tidewater Plantation & Nature Preserve

 
 
Mount Harmon Plantation at World’s End Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 30, 2015
1. Mount Harmon Plantation at World’s End Marker
Inscription.  Welcome to Mount Harmon Plantation, one of Maryland’s premier historic sites. Comprising 200-acres of pristine open space, Mount Harmon features a restored 18th century manor house and plantation kitchen, a formal boxwood garden, a rare tobacco Prize House, nature trails, an Education and Discovery Center, and a spectacular waterfront setting.

The plantation hosts a variety of tours and educational programs, special events, weddings and receptions, and other activities. Enjoy hiking, wildlife observation, picnicking and more throughout the seasons. Be sure to explore all that Mount Harmon has to offer, including our annual events and membership opportunities, which offer fun and educational ways to experience and support Mount Harmon.

Visitor Information
Visitor Season: May-October

Thursday-Sunday, 10am-3pm (last guided tour at 2 pm)

School and Group Tours
Year-round by Appointment

Available for Weddings, Private Parties and Functions. Visit www.mountharmon.org for more information about Programs and Special Events.

Mission
Mount Harmon is administrated by the Friends

Mount Harmon Plantation at World’s End Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 30, 2015
2. Mount Harmon Plantation at World’s End Marker
of Mount Harmon, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and interpreting the plantation for the education and enjoyment of visitors. Mount Harmon is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Help to preserve this historic and scenic treasure - become a Friends of Mount Harmon member today!

Mount Harmon Plantation
At World's End
1651
Cecil County
Maryland

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 39° 22.9′ N, 75° 56.171′ W. Marker is near Earleville, Maryland, in Cecil County. Marker is on Mount Harmon Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Earleville MD 21919, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Plantation Life in the Colonial Era (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Mount Harmon Plantation at World's End (within shouting distance of this marker); Tobacco and Mount Harmon (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Mount Harmon Plantation at World's End (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Sassafras River (approx. 0.2 miles away); History Quest (approx. 0.2 miles away); On the Wild Side
Mount Harmon Plantation Mansion image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 30, 2015
3. Mount Harmon Plantation Mansion
(approx. ¼ mile away); Hilltop View (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Earleville.
 
More about this marker. There is a "you are here" star on the map. There is a copy of this marker which is not on hmdb.org and which is elsewhere on the premises.
 
Mount Harmon Plantation Boxwood Garden image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 30, 2015
4. Mount Harmon Plantation Boxwood Garden
Mount Harmon Plantation at World’s End Marker, opposite side image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 30, 2015
5. Mount Harmon Plantation at World’s End Marker, opposite side
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 17, 2015. This page has been viewed 212 times since then and 44 times this year. Last updated on September 21, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 17, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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