Fans of historic houses should get out their wallets, because tickets for the annual Historic Hyattsville House Tour have just gone on sale.
The self-guided tour will allow visitors to tour 11 Hyattsville homes, including some of the city's Victorian houses as well as the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Lodge and
This is the first time the Odd Fellows Lodge has been included in the tour. And while DeMatha's monastery has been featured before, in the 2003 tour, it has since undergone significant renovations. The building, which once housed residences for Trinitarian brothers, is now an administrative annex filled with offices and conference rooms.
This is the 33rd year of the Hyattsville House Tour. The event is held by the Hyattsville Preservation Association.
The house tour takes places on May 20, 2012 from 1 to 5 p.m.
Tickets are on sale during business hours at the on Gallatin Street and at on Baltimore Avenue. Check or cash only, please.