Annapolis in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Maryland State House
— Capitol of the United States November 26, 1783 - August 13, 1784 —
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Peace. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #03 Thomas Jefferson, and the National Historic Landmarks series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1764.
Location. 38° 58.711′ N, 76° 29.47′ W. Marker is in Annapolis, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker is on State Circle near School Street. This marker is on the grounds of the Maryland State House. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9 State Circle, Annapolis MD 21401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distanceSacred to the Memory of Baron de Kalb (here, next to this marker); Baron Johann de Kalb, 1721 - 1780 (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Maryland State House (within shouting distance of this marker); Matthew Alexander Henson (within shouting distance of this marker); Dred Scott, 1799 - 1858 (within shouting distance of this marker); General Washington (within shouting distance of this marker); Roger Brooke Taney, 1777 - 1864 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Government House (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annapolis.
More about this marker. There are three copies of this marker on the grounds.
1. Text of the Maryland State House plaque
Maryland State House has been designated a Registered National Historic Landmark under the provisions of the Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1933. This site possesses exceptional value in commemorating and illustrating the history of the United States. Plaque by the United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service. 1963.
— Submitted October 9, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 9, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,435 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on February 20, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on October 9, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. 8, 9. submitted on October 10, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. 10. submitted on February 25, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 11, 12. submitted on February 20, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.