The Kent Island Heritage Society, Inc. welcomes you.
Welcome to The Kent Island Heritage Society, Inc., whose purpose is to discover, identify, restore and preserve the heritage of Kent Island in Maryland.
Tour Stevensville Historic Sites. The historic sites on the Stevensville Walking Tour are open to the public on the 1st Saturday of every month from May through October, from 12 o'clock noon until 4:00 p.m. with Society docents staffing the sites and providing unique live guided tours appropriate for residents, children, families, students and tourists. Additional tours of the sites may be scheduled by calling 410-758-2052 (Kent Island Heritage Society VP Nancy Cook). The Kirwan Store Museum may also be privately scheduled by calling 410-643-2137 (Society Board Member Linda Collier). Additional openings for the sites in 2014 will be Saturday, Nov. 1 and Saturday, Nov. 8, from 12 o'clock noon to 4:00 p.m.
CURATORSHIP OF HISTORIC SITE AVAILABLE - The Historic Christ Church Rectory (ca.1840 -1855) is in need of renovation. A curatorship under the auspices of DNR (Department of Natural Resources) is available. Persons live rent-free for life provided they provide approved renovation and underwrite the cost of that renovation to the historic site. Other stipulations/regulations apply, but if interested, please contact 410-758-2502 and leave phone number and name.