The Riversdale Historical Society is devoted to the preservation and restoration of Riversdale, a plantation home built between 1801 and 1807 by the Stier and Calvert families. This National Historical Landmark is located at 4811 Riverdale Road, in the heart of Riverdale Park. Society members also act as docents for Riversdale, giving visitors a chance to learn about plantation life in the early 1800s.The Riversdale Historical Society meets on the first Wednesday of every other month from September through May. The meetings are held at 7:30 p.m. at Riversdale House Museum (4811 Riverdale Road).
For more information about Riversdale, including a schedule of events, see the official site or call 301-864-0420.