Thomas Stone NHS is located on Rose Hill Road, between Maryland state routes 225 and 6, four miles west of LaPlata, MD.
HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE
Prior to the Revolutionary War, Thomas Stone led a very comfortable life as a planter and lawyer. After realizing war with Great Britain was inevitable, he risked everything he held dear– life, fortune, and sacred honor– to safeguard American rights. To that end, Thomas Stone became one of 56 men to sign one of the most important documents in World History; the Declaration of Independence.