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Museum and Library of Maryland History
Maryland Historical Society

201 W. Monument Street
Baltimore, MD 21201-4601

410-685-3750 - voice
410-385-2105 - fax

Contact 1Martina Kado
Director of Publications
410-685-3750 ext 335 - voice
PurposeTo collect, preserve, and interpret information relating to the history and culture of the mid-Atlantic region.
ServiceLibrary collections include books, rare books, pamphlets, sheet music, periodicals, subject vertical files, and genealogical reference files; manuscript family papers, organization and business records; prints, photographs, maps, and ephemera. Mounts historical exhibits. Assists in genealogical studies and historical research. Fees are charged for mail inquiries and professional genealogist's searches. Museum includes permanent exhibits about Maryland history, as well as changing exhibitions. Museum collections include paintings, furniture, silver, ceramics and glass, costumes, textiles, toys, and maritime artifacts. Programs include tours, concerts, lectures, classes, and craft demonstrations by Maryland artisans. Tours of the museum for groups of ten or more are available by appointment; call 410-685-3750, Ext. 334. Call or visit the Internet site for museum and library schedules of hours and fees.
FeesAdult tour/group rates, student rates and senior citizen discounts available.
SubjectsAntiques, Genealogy, History, Libraries - Special, Museums
Last Updated24 April 2019