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SOS Guided Tours

Save Our Seminary conducts public guided tours of the National Park Seminary from March through November on the fourth Saturday of the month .

While walking the property, the guides present the Seminary’s buildings, statues, and landscape features in their historical and social context. The stunning ballroom and other unique interior spaces are included in the tour.

Private group tours may also be arranged. The private tour fee is $5 per person, with a minimum of $100 for groups under twenty. For more information or to arrange a private tour, email or call 301-589-1715.


Tour Dates for 2018

All on 4th Saturday of the month

March 24
April 28 – Next Tour
May 26
June 23
July 28
August 25
September 22
October 27
November 24

Tours begin at 1:00 pm and last about 2 hours, mostly outside on paved paths. Some stair climbing is involved; an elevator is available if needed.

Cost: Fee is $5 per person for non-SOS members. SOS members and children 12 and under are free.

Reservations: Reservations are not needed-just come!

Tours start in front of the historic gymnasium at 2747 Linden Lane, Silver Spring.

Parking: Park on Linden Lane or as directed by SOS members at Cassedy and Linden.