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Museum of Frederick County History
24 E. Church St.
Frederick, MD 21701
301-663-1188
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Discover History Here! Begin your adventure at the Crossroads of American History with a self-guided tour of the Museum of Frederick County History. Explore 300 years of Frederick County history through our exhibits, public programs, family “Hands-on-History” activities, optional guided tours, beautiful gardens, and Research Center. The Museum offers a special historical experience for everyone. Museum & Research Center Hours: Wed-Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 1-4pm. Frederick Walking Tours, with a variety of topics including the American Civil War, African-American Heritage and Architectural are offered by Heritage Frederick. To view dates/times and to reserve your spot please visit: https://frederickhistory.org/programs/walking-tours/ To reserve tickets by phone: 301-663-1188 ext.104. All tours begin at the Museum of Frederick County History.
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Meeting Rooms
  • Description David A. Reed Memorial Activities Room is located at the rear of the Museum of Frederick County History. It is ideal for small gatherings, conferences, lectures, workshops, and board meeting. the space features ample natural lighting, large projection screen, podium, access to adjacent handicap accessible restrooms, and garden and kitchen access. Heritage Frederick can provide a limited number of 6' and 8' tables and up to 50 chairs for your use. Audio-Visual equipment can also be provided by arrangement. Heritage Garden is available for rentals April through October. Surrounded by a brick privacy wall, the garden is a secret oasis. It features period flower and shrub gardens bordered by handsome brick paths, stately trellised arbor, catering shed. The garden also includes a native plant garden surrounded by rustic locust and white picket fencing, stone water feature, and masonry benches. It is full accessible, as are restrooms located in the adjacent building and kitchen access is available.
  • Total Sq. Ft. 1300
  • Number of Rooms 2
Heritage Garden
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 770
  • Theater Capacity: 110
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 150
David A. Reed Activities Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 530
  • Theater Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 75
Events
Civil War Walking Tour
Heritage Frederick
Recurring monthly on the 1st Saturday until October 5, 2019
Civil War
History
Outdoor
Entry Fee Applies
Tour
Historic Frederick Walking Tour
Heritage Frederick
Dates vary between April 7, 2019 - October 26, 2019
History
Outdoor
Entry Fee Applies
Tour
Art & Architecture Walking Tour
Heritage Frederick
Dates vary between April 13, 2019 - October 27, 2019
Civil War
History
Outdoor
Entry Fee Applies
Tour
Recurring monthly on the 2nd Saturday until August 10, 2019
Civil War
History
Outdoor
Entry Fee Applies
Tour
African American History Walking Tour
The Roger Brooke Taney House
Recurring monthly on the 3rd Saturday until September 21, 2019
History
Outdoor
Entry Fee Applies
Tour
Historic Document & Photograph Care Workshop
Museum of Frederick County History
May 19, 2019
History
History
Researching Your Historic Home
Museum of Frederick County History
July 28, 2019
History
Ice Cream Social
Museum of Frederick County History
September 7, 2019
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Food
Outdoor
Murder & Mayhem Walking Tour
Museum of Frederick County History
Recurring weekly on Saturday until October 26, 2019
History
Entry Fee Applies
Tour