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Group creating displays for the Museums by Candlelight event in Frederick, MD
Museums by Candlelight

Museums by Candlelight

A Free Holiday Program For All Ages

Once a year, Frederick County’s numerous historic sites and museums provide visitors with a living reminder of this area's splendid past. While this year's Museums by Candlelight event will look a little different, there are still many opportunities to discover the areas rich history and culture. Visit this page December 1-13,2020 to enjoy a variety of virtual programming from Frederick's museums and historic sites. As always, this remains a free event.  

Information about the 2020 offerings coming soon.

Virtual event kicks off December 1, 2020

Browse Shops 

Couple window shopping during the holidays in Downtown Frederick

Stay Overnight

One bedroom suite at Frederick Inn

Have Dinner

Waiter holding a plated dish that is on fire at Ayse Meze