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    Hours & Location

    Our hours during the academic year are:
    M-F: 10:00 am -- 6:00 pm

    The Rose O’Neill Literary House is physically located at 407 Washington Avenue, Chestertown, Maryland 21620.

    Our mailing address is 300 Washington Avenue, Chestertown, MD 21620. (Mail addressed to 407 Washington Ave. will not reach us.)

    Parking is available directly behind the House or across Washington Avenue, on the main campus. (Click here for a parking map.)


    • James Allen Hall:  2016-present
    • Jehanne Dubrow:  2011-2016
    • Mark Nowak:  2009-2011
    • Joshua Wolf Shenk:  2006-2009
    • Benjamin Anastas, Interim Director:  2005-2006
    • Robert Mooney:  1997-2005
    • Robert Day:  1970-1997