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The Making of Mount Clare
Saturday, November 18 and 25
2:00 pm

For the 100 anniversary of the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in Maryland’s custodianship of Mount Clare, take a tour of the house from a different perspective where we will discuss Mount Clare’s last 100 years.  Learn about how Mount Clare became a Maryland’s first house museum.  The tour will discuss the house’s preservation and the stories behind how different objects came to the museum.

Admission:  $8 for adults, $7 for seniors, $6 for children, free for members

Traditional Crafts:  Historic Delights Jewelry
Saturday, November 18

Based in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, Historic Delights brings eighteenth-century jewelry to the twenty-first century.  From authentic eighteenth-century design to contemporary accessories, jeweler Janice offers a wide selection of ready-made earrings, necklaces, rings, and more in addition to making one-of-a-kind pieces to match the wearer’s eyes, clothing, or complexion.  Come learn about historical jewelry, materials and processes used to make it, and purchase pieces to give your style historical flair!  Located in the Mount Clare kitchen.  No admission necessary.  Visitors who purchase jewelry will receive a $ 2 discount on a house tour.

Dan Meyer's Choir Concert at Mount Clare
Sunday, November 19

The Dan Meyer Choir is Baltimore's most unique community choir, performing original compositions and arrangements about life in general and Baltimore in particular.  Come join us November19 at 2 pm for a special performance at Mount Clare.  Songs from last year include "Cruisin' down Holliday Street," "The Hunters of Black Friday" and "Wilkins Avenue Complaint.”  They are excited to have them debut a brand new song "Nine Lessons and Carrolls"! Come join the Dan Meyer Choir for a rollicking trip through the holiday season in one of Baltimore's iconic buildings!

$5 recommended donation to benefit educational programs and staffing at Mount Clare Museum House.  Tours will be offered at 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, and 3:00 pm at our normal admission rate of $8 for adults, $7 for seniors, $6 for children, free for members.

A Carroll's Christmas
Friday, November 17 through Sunday, December 30

Escape the hustle and bustle of the holiday season and experience a colonial American Christmas with the Carroll family at Mount Clare Museum House. See Mount Clare decorated for the winter holiday in the spirit of 18th and 19th century style with greens and dried plant materials accented with fruits, nuts, feathers, and pine cones. A visual delight—all included with paid admission!

Colonial Christmas Celebration at Mount Clare
Saturday, December 2

Experience the holidays of years past at Mount Clare Museum House’s annual winter celebration. Special programs include self-guided tours, live musical performances and a demonstration. Purchase your fresh cut greens in the forecourt for holiday decorating.  Looking for the perfect gift? The museum store is filled with merchandise to satisfy your holiday shopping list.  Fun for the whole family! Members free; non-members, $5.00 per person.

Admission: free for members, $5.00 for non-members

Programs added throughout the year, please check back!
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