Candlelight Tour of Historic Houses of Worship

The beloved Candlelight Tour of Historic Houses of Worship returns this holiday season in Downtown Frederick. This special open house celebrates Frederick’s tradition of religious diversity, local history, and the holiday season on Monday, December 26, 2022 from 4PM-9PM. This is Frederick's most popular church tour and is a great opportunity to step inside some of its most beautiful buildings.

As the sun begins to set, visitors can tour many of Frederick’s famous clustered spires and other historic houses of worship by candlelight.  Guests will be welcomed with special programs, angelic choirs, and nativity scenes. 

Stop by the Information Center at 19 E Church Street to pick up a printed map of participating sites and other information about Frederick including dining, shopping, and lodging guides.

Parking garages are indicated on the map. Parking garages in Downtown Frederick will be FREE for the event. Meters in Downtown Frederick are free after 5PM. Vehicles with disability placard can park for free in metered spots for double the time. 

December 26, 2022 | 4PM-9PM

HHW Guide - 2022

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The Candlelight Tour of Historic Houses of Worship is made possible through the generous support of:
Brewer's Alley, Everedy Square & Shab Row, Roy Rogers, Plamondon Hospitality Partners, and Tourism Council of Frederick County, Inc.