Laurel in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1932 by Society for the Preservation of Maryland Antiquities, Inc.
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here, and the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 39° 4.196′ N, 76° 50.592′ W. Marker is in Laurel, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker is at the intersection of Laurel Bowie Road (Route 197) and Montpelier Drive, on the right when traveling south on Laurel Bowie Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Laurel MD 20708, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dinosaurs in Maryland! (approx. 1.4 miles away); Dinosaur Park's Industrial Heritage (approx. 1.4 miles away); Dinosaur Alley (approx. 1.4 miles away); Welcome to Dinosaur Park (approx. 1.4 miles away); George Washington Carver (approx. 1.7 miles away); Three Sisters: Close Knit Communities of the Laurel Area. Abraham Hall: A Historic African American Benevolent Lodge (approx. 1.8 miles away); Iron Production: Maryland's Industrial Past - The Iron Making Process (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laurel.
1. Landmark status
Montpelier was designated a National Historic Landmark on April 11, 1970.
— Submitted March 3, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 18, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,251 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 18, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.