The Natural and Historical Resources Division has historic sites and
museums to interest anyone that is looking for information and
African American history
The Civil War
County and national politics
Early churches, cemeteries and schools
Early plantation life
Early political figures
The Lincoln assassination
War of 1812
County History Library
The Division also operates a county history library where visitors can research early land records, famous Prince Georgians, themes in county history, and historic sites and districts in the county. The Library is housed in the Marietta Museum in Glenn Dale and is open to researchers by appointment by calling the historic site at 301-464-5291.
For programs, events and tours at the Division's many operating and "visit on your own" historic properties, more information, fees and hours are provided.
The Natural and Historical Resources Division also produces publications that interpret and market our county’s diverse history. These may be accessed through the links below; limited printed copies are available by calling 301-627-2270.
A Guide to African American Heritage Sites
Historic Sites and Museums of Prince George’s County