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2017 EVENTS
 
 

 Mount Clare in Mourning
Friday, October 6 through Sunday, October 29

Special for the month of October, Mount Clare will focus on death in early America. Tours will include a discussion of beliefs and rituals surrounding death, dying, and mourning with a recreated 18th century funeral scene. 

All included with regular admission. 

 

Magical Mount Clare Adventure
Saturday, October 28 and Sunday, October 29

A family friendly event! For the first time, Mount Clare is partnering with the B&O Railroad Museum's Witches and Wizards event! Children, and kid-at-heart adults are welcome to come in costume for self-guided tours at Mount Clare. Tour the mysteries of an 18th century mansion and enjoy a fun archeological adventure, in which you will uncover magical relics long thought to be lost.  Train rides from the B&O Railroad Museum to Mount Clare will be available Saturday, October 28 at 11:30.

Admission:  $5.00 per person, free for members, $4 at the B&O Railroad Museum (includes 11:30 train ride and admission), 


 Poor Richard's Friday
Friday, November 3

Visitors of Mount Clare Museum House receive half-off admission the first Friday of the month. See Maryland’s first house museum and the oldest and finest example of colonial Georgian architecture in the city.


 Closed
Saturday, November 4

Due to a private event, Mount Clare Museum House will be closed all day, Saturday, November 4.


The Making of Mount Clare
Saturday, November 11, 18, 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 31

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

 
** ALL PROGRAM SCHEDULES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. **
Programs added throughout the year, please check back!
PLEASE CALL US AT 410-837-3262 FOR MORE INFORMATION
 
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