38th Annual Historic House Tour highlights city’s hidden gems

By Maria D. James (View full story online on Hyattsville Life &

This year, the self-guided tour will feature nine homes of various styles and periods, and will include new elements.

For Ron and Bonnie Gardiner, showing their home to the community was a chance to display Ron’s artwork and their renovations. Their two-and-a-half story Queen Anne style frame house was built around 1904. The couple purchased the home in 1994. Bonnie Gardiner fondly remembers the first time she walked into the home..